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A monster calls

Author: Patrick Ness; Siobhan Dowd; Jim Kay
Publisher: London : Walker Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView 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
Teen fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
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Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Ness; Siobhan Dowd; Jim Kay
ISBN: 9781406311525 1406311529 9781406339345 1406339342 9781406334906 1406334901
OCLC Number: 706028408
Awards: Carnegie Award Winner.
Description: 214 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: a novel by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay.

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An extraordinarily moving novel about coming to terms with loss.  Read more...

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Moving and compelling . . . outstanding writing * The East Anglian Times * A haunting narrative dominated by symbol and atmosphere -- Robert Dunbar * Irish Times * Incredibly thought-provoking and Read more...

 
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