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The Resource Soonchild, Russell Hoban ; illustrated by Alexis Deacon

Soonchild, Russell Hoban ; illustrated by Alexis Deacon

Label
Soonchild
Title
Soonchild
Statement of responsibility
Russell Hoban ; illustrated by Alexis Deacon
Title variation
Soon child
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the cold north, when Sixteen-Face John, a shaman, learns that his first child, a soonchild, cannot hear the World Songs that inspire all newborns from their mother's wombs, he sets out on a quest that takes him through many lifetimes and many shape-shifts, as well as encounters with beasts, demons and a mysterious benevolent owl spirit, Ukpika, who is linked to John's past
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hoban, Russell
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H637
LC item number
Soo 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Deacon, Alexis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shamans
  • Supernatural
  • Father and child
  • Pregnancy
  • Inuit
  • Eskimos
  • Arctic regions
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Family / New Baby
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Soonchild, Russell Hoban ; illustrated by Alexis Deacon
Link
978-0-7636-5920-2.jpg
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
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
132 pages
Isbn
9780763659202
Lccn
2011048373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2011048373
Label
Soonchild, Russell Hoban ; illustrated by Alexis Deacon
Link
978-0-7636-5920-2.jpg
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
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
132 pages
Isbn
9780763659202
Lccn
2011048373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2011048373

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