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The Resource Skellig, by David Almond

Skellig, by David Almond

Label
Skellig
Title
Skellig
Statement of responsibility
by David Almond
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unhappy about his baby sister's illness and the chaos of moving into a dilapidated old house, Michael retreats to the garage and finds a mysterious stranger who is something like a bird and something like an angel
Summary
Unhappy about his baby sister's illness and the chaos of moving into a dilapidated old house, Michael retreats to the garage and finds a mysterious stranger who is something like a bird and something like an angel
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Carnegie Medal, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Whitbread Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 1998.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Honor Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085224
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Almond, David
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A448
LC item number
Sk 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strangers
  • Angels
  • Moving, Household
  • Family life
  • England
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Skellig, by David Almond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain"--verso t.p
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780385326537
Lccn
98023121
System control number
2615358
Label
Skellig, by David Almond
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain"--verso t.p
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780385326537
Lccn
98023121
System control number
2615358

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