The Resource Airborn, Kenneth Oppel

Airborn, Kenneth Oppel

Label
Airborn
Title
Airborn
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Oppel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 20th century, a young orphan serves as a cabin boy aboard an airship and is witness to life-and-death battles in the sea and above land
Member of
Summary
Matt, a young cabin boy aboard an airship, and Kate, a wealthy young girl traveling with her chaperone, team up to search for the existence of mysterious winged creatures reportedly living hundreds of feet above the Earth's surface
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2006.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2004.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2004.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Fiction category, 2007.
  • Red Maple Fiction Award (Ontario), 2005.
  • Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta), 2006.
  • Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for YA-Middle Reader, 2005.
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 2005.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2009.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2005
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
126439
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oppel, Kenneth
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Airborn adventures
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michael L. Printz Award
  • Airships
  • Pirates
  • Animals
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Airborn, Kenneth Oppel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover : 2004
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
501 p.
Isbn
9780060531829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005575553
Note
FANTASY
Other physical details
plan
Label
Airborn, Kenneth Oppel
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover : 2004
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st paperback ed.
Extent
501 p.
Isbn
9780060531829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005575553
Note
FANTASY
Other physical details
plan

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