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

Label
A monster calls
Title
A monster calls
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one he was expecting. He's been expecting the monster from the recurring nightmare he has had every night since his mother became ill. This monster though, is different: an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Awards note
  • Carnegie Medal, 2012
  • Kate Greenaway Award, 2012
  • Carnegie Award Winner.
  • Carnegie Award Winner 2012
  • Greenaway Award Winner 2012
  • Galaxy National Book Awards 2011; 2012 CILIP Carnegie Medal; 2012 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal
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ABN
Dewey number
[Fic.]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Target audience
adolescent
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Label
A monster calls, a novel by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Publication
Note
Releasing as motion picture 2017
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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
13679879
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781406311525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Kotui multi-version record.
  • Suitable 13 Years and Upwards
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illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) UH201775
  • (OCoLC)706028408
  • (AuCNLKIN)000047023750
  • (NLNZils)1477462
  • (Nz)13679879
  • (Nz)14190228
  • (OCoLC)757931533

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