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The Resource Beasts of burden, [Vol. 1], Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson

Beasts of burden, [Vol. 1], Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson

Label
Beasts of burden, [Vol. 1], Animal rites
Title
Beasts of burden
Title number
[Vol. 1]
Title part
Animal rites
Statement of responsibility
written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson
Title variation
Animal rites
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Welcome to Burden Hill-a picturesque little town adorned with white picket fences and green, green grass, home to a unique team of paranormal investigators. Beneath this shiny exterior, Burden Hill harbors dark and sinister secrets, and it's up to a heroic gang of dogs-and one cat-to protect the town from the evil forces at work."--Amazon.com
Summary
The dogs of Burden Hill, accompanied by a stray cat, investigate paranormal activities in their neighborhood, including black magic cats, demonic frogs, and zombie roadkill
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Harvey Awards, Best Graphic Album - Previously Published, 2011.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
369136
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Beasts of burden, [Vol. 1], Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "'A Dog and His Boy' cowritten by Sarah Dyer."
  • "This volume reprints the comic-book series Beasts of Burden #1-#4 and 'Stray' from The Dark Horse Book of Hauntings, 'The Unfamiliar' from The Dark Horse Book of Witchcraft, 'Let Sleeping Dogs Lie' from The Dark Horse Book of the Dead, and 'A Dog And His Boy' from The Dark Horse Book of Monsters, all published by Dark Horse Comics"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Stray -- The Unfamiliar -- Let Sleeping Dogs Lie -- A Dog and His Boy -- The Gathering Storm -- Lost -- Something Whiskered This Way Comes -- Grave Happenings
Control code
540161619
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9781595825131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)540161619
Label
Beasts of burden, [Vol. 1], Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson
Publication
Note
  • "'A Dog and His Boy' cowritten by Sarah Dyer."
  • "This volume reprints the comic-book series Beasts of Burden #1-#4 and 'Stray' from The Dark Horse Book of Hauntings, 'The Unfamiliar' from The Dark Horse Book of Witchcraft, 'Let Sleeping Dogs Lie' from The Dark Horse Book of the Dead, and 'A Dog And His Boy' from The Dark Horse Book of Monsters, all published by Dark Horse Comics"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Stray -- The Unfamiliar -- Let Sleeping Dogs Lie -- A Dog and His Boy -- The Gathering Storm -- Lost -- Something Whiskered This Way Comes -- Grave Happenings
Control code
540161619
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9781595825131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)540161619

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