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Author Ness, Patrick, 1971-

Title A monster calls / a novel by Patrick Ness ; from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay
Published London, [England] : Walker Books, 2011
London : Walker Books, 2011


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Description 214 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
regular print
Summary 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
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Copy at Nov.2011/1657. Exhibited: "Terror and Wonder: the Gothic Imagination" British Library, London, 3 October 2014 - 20 January 2015 Uk
Carnegie Award Winner
Subject Breast -- Cancer -- Juvenile fiction.
Breast -- Cancer -- Young adult fiction
Loss (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Monsters -- Juvenile fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Young adult fiction
Mothers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.
Monsters -- Young adult fiction
Mothers and sons -- Young adult fiction
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Premiers Reading Challenge 7-9
Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Young adult fiction
Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Young adult fiction
Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families -- Young adult fiction
Young adult fiction.
England -- Juvenile fiction.
England -- Young adult fiction
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Kay, Jim (Illustrator)
ISBN 1406311529
9781406339345 (paperback)