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The Resource Uglies :, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Uglies :, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Label
Uglies :, Shay's story
Title
Uglies :
Title part
Shay's story
Statement of responsibility
created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Title variation
Shay's story
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After befriending the Crims, a group of fellow teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value, Shay starts to question the whole concept of being transformed from an ordinary "Ugly" into a paragon of beauty. And as the Crims explore beyond the monitored borders of Uglyville into the forbidden, Shay must choose between the perks of being Pretty and the rewards of being real
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Summary
A few months shy of her sixteenth birthday, when she will be transformed into a "pretty" whose only job is to have a great time, Shay befriends the Crims, a group of teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10119572
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grayson, Devin K
  • Cummings, Steven
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Uglies (Manga)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Teenage girls
  • Dystopias
  • Friendship
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Young adult fiction
  • Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Uglies :, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn774406908
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780345527226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)774406908
Label
Uglies :, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Publication
Control code
ocn774406908
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780345527226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)774406908

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