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A monster calls : a novel

Author: Patrick Ness; Jim Kay, (Illustrator); Siobhan Dowd
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Ness; Jim Kay, (Illustrator); Siobhan Dowd
ISBN: 9780763655594 0763655597 9780763692155 0763692158 0763660655 9780763660659
OCLC Number: 690584334
Awards: Kate Greenaway Medal, 2012
Carnegie Medal Award, 2012
Description: 204 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay.
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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.

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