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The Resource The Lie Tree, by Frances Hardinge

The Lie Tree, by Frances Hardinge

Label
The Lie Tree
Title
The Lie Tree
Statement of responsibility
by Frances Hardinge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • On an island off the south coast of Victorian England, fourteen-year-old Faith investigates the mysterious death of her father, who was involved in a scandal, and discovers a tree that feeds upon lies and gives those who eat its fruit visions of truth
  • On an island off the south coast of Victorian England, Faith investigates the mysterious death of her father, who was involved in a scandal. She discovers a tree that bears fruit only when she whispers a lie to it-- and the fruit, in turn, delivers a hidden truth. Does the tree hold the key to her father's murder? Or will it lead the murderer to Faith herself?
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2017
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction and Poetry, 2016.
  • Costa Book of the Year Award, 2015
  • Costa Children's Book Award, 2015.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature, 2016.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2017.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10471714
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardinge, Frances
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H21834
LC item number
Li 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mystery and detective stories
  • Sex role
  • Lies
  • Fathers
  • Young adult fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Lie Tree, by Frances Hardinge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan Children's Books, 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9781419718953
Lccn
2015028326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921864124
  • (OCoLC)ocn921864124
  • 494165
Label
The Lie Tree, by Frances Hardinge
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in the United Kingdom by Macmillan Children's Books, 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9781419718953
Lccn
2015028326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921864124
  • (OCoLC)ocn921864124
  • 494165

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