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

Ness, Patrick, 1971- (author.). Kay, Jim (Illustrator), (illustrator.). Dowd, Siobhan. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 58 of 64 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 64 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch YA FIC NES (Text) 34207001983288 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F NES (Text) 37521530934373 AMPL Teen New Fiction Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland JF NES PB (Text) 76277000037183 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville TEEN NESS (Text) 34706001294380 Teen Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler jCL NES (Text) 34044000962975 j Classics Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main YA FIC NES (Text) 36803000831052 YA Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell YA NES (Text) 38144000342446 Young Adult Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J Nes (Text) 76893000249439 Juvenile Fiction 6-8 Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola YA FIC NES (Text) 33118000151711 Young Adult: Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville YA FIC NES (Text) 76895000101511 2nd Floor Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763655594
  • ISBN: 0763655597
  • Physical Description: 204 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.

Content descriptions

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.
Target Audience Note:
730L Lexile
Subject: Young adults.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Breast > Cancer > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Monsters > Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families > Juvenile fiction.
Breast > Cancer > Juvenile fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-realization > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Breast > Cancer > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
England > Juvenile fiction.
England > Fiction.

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