The Resource Scowler, Daniel Kraus

Scowler, Daniel Kraus

Label
Scowler
Title
Scowler
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Kraus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the midst of a 1981 meteor shower in Iowa, a homicidal maniac escapes from prison and returns to the farm where his nineteen-year-old son, Ry, must summon three childhood toys, including one called Scowler, to protect himself, his eleven-year-old sister, Sarah, and their mother
Summary
In the midst of a 1981 meteor shower in Iowa, a homicidal maniac escapes from prison and returns to the farm where his nineteen-year-old son, Ry, must summon three childhood toys--Mr. Furrington, Jesus Christ, and Scowler--to protect himself, his eleven-year-old sister, Sarah, and their mother
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10173959
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
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Kraus, Daniel
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K8672
LC item number
Sco 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Mentally ill
  • Violence
  • Meteorites
  • Families
  • Farm life
  • Iowa
  • Mentally ill
  • Violence
  • Meteorites
  • Family life
  • Farm life
  • Iowa
  • Horror stories
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Scowler, Daniel Kraus
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2012005363
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 p.
Isbn
9780385743099
Lccn
2012005363
Label
Scowler, Daniel Kraus
Publication
Control code
2012005363
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 p.
Isbn
9780385743099
Lccn
2012005363

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