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The Resource A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Creator
Contributor
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10622037
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.N43843
LC item number
Mok 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Reading level
  • 4.8
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dowd, Siobhan
  • Kay, James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Breast
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
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
690584334
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780763655594
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
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
690584334
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780763655594
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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