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The Resource A monster calls, Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd

A monster calls, Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss
Tone
Awards note
Kate Greenaway Medal 2012; Carnegie Medal Award 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10622037
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dowd, Siobhan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Breast
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A monster calls, Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously published in 2011 with illustrations. This edition lacks illustrations
  • Includes book group discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition in this format 2015.
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9780763680817
Isbn Type
(softcv.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)900913195
Label
A monster calls, Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Previously published in 2011 with illustrations. This edition lacks illustrations
  • Includes book group discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition in this format 2015.
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9780763680817
Isbn Type
(softcv.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)900913195

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