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
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
730L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.N43843
LC item number
Mok 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kay, Jim
  • Dowd, Siobhan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Monsters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Schools
  • Single-parent families
  • Breast cancer
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • England
Target audience
pre 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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780763655594
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2010040741
  • 621268
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
204 pages
Isbn
9780763655594
Lccn
2010040741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2010040741
  • 621268

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