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A monster calls

Author: Patrick Ness; Siobhan Dowd; Jim Kay, (Illustrator)
Publisher: London, England : Walker Books, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : 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: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Ness; Siobhan Dowd; Jim Kay, (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781406365856 1406365858
OCLC Number: 962849780
Notes: Movie tie-in.
Originally published: 2011.
Awards: Galaxy National Book Awards 2011; 2012 CILIP Carnegie Medal; 2012 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal
Description: 244 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; [illustrations by Jim Kay].

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