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The Resource The curse of the Wendigo, William James Henry ; edited by Rick Yancey

The curse of the Wendigo, William James Henry ; edited by Rick Yancey

Label
The curse of the Wendigo
Title
The curse of the Wendigo
Statement of responsibility
William James Henry ; edited by Rick Yancey
Title variation
Terror beneath
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a New England scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy the Wendigo, a creature that starves even as it gorges itself on human flesh
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Summary
In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a New England scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy the Wendigo, a creature that starves even as it gorges itself on human flesh
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011
Awards note
Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
371828
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yancey, Richard
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 880
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
5.7.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Monstrumologist
Series volume
2
Study program name
Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Apprentices
  • Orphans
  • Monsters
  • Supernatural
  • Apprentices
  • Orphans
  • Horror stories
  • Monsters
  • Supernatural
  • Apprentices
  • Orphans
  • Apprentices
  • Monsters
  • Orphans
  • Paranormal fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The curse of the Wendigo, William James Henry ; edited by Rick Yancey
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn535493154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 424 pages
Isbn
9781416984504
Lccn
2010019233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)535493154
Label
The curse of the Wendigo, William James Henry ; edited by Rick Yancey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn535493154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 424 pages
Isbn
9781416984504
Lccn
2010019233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)535493154

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