The Resource Uglies, Scott Westerfeld

Uglies, Scott Westerfeld

Label
Uglies
Title
Uglies
Statement of responsibility
Scott Westerfeld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Everybody gets to be supermodel gorgeous. Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can't wait. Not for her license -- for turning pretty. In Tally's world, your sixteenth birthday brings an operation that turns you from a repellent ugly into a stunningly attractive pretty and catapults you into a high-tech paradise where your only job is to have a really great time. But Tally's new friend Shay isn't sure she wants to be pretty. When Shay runs away, Tally learns about a whole new side of the pretty world
Member of
Summary
Just before their sixteenth birthdays, when they will be transformed into beauties whose only job is to have a great time, Tally's best friend runs away and Tally must find her and turn her in, or never become pretty at all
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Storyline
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Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2007.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2007.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2008.
  • Golden Duck Awards, Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2008.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
133059
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Uglies
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Self-perception
  • Teenage girls
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Uglies, Scott Westerfeld
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
425 p.
Isbn
9781442419810
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2004106866
Note
SCIENCE FICTION
Label
Uglies, Scott Westerfeld
Publication
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
425 p.
Isbn
9781442419810
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2004106866
Note
SCIENCE FICTION

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