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A monster calls / Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd.

Ness, Patrick, 1971- author. (Author). Dowd, Siobhan. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood TEEN NES (Text) 36626103734620 Teen Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763680817
  • ISBN: 0763680818
  • Physical Description: 225 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition in this format 2015.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: Previously published in 2011 with illustrations. This edition lacks illustrations.
Includes book group discussion guide.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Awards Note: Kate Greenaway Medal 2012; Carnegie Medal Award 2012.
Subject: Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Breast > Cancer > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
England > Fiction.

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