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The Resource In the skin of a monster, Kathryn Barker

In the skin of a monster, Kathryn Barker

Label
In the skin of a monster
Title
In the skin of a monster
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Barker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Caught in a dreamscape, mistaken for a killer ...will Alice find a way home?..Three years ago, Alice's identical twin sister took a gun to school and killed seven innocent kids; now Alice wears the same face as a monster. She's struggling with her identity, and with life in the small Australian town where everyone was touched by the tragedy. Just as Alice thinks things can't get much worse, she encounters her sister on a deserted highway. But all is not what it seems, and Alice soon discovers that she has stepped into a different reality, a dream world, where she's trapped with the nightmares of everyone in the community. Here Alice is forced to confront the true impact of everything that happened the day her twin sister took a gun to school ...and to reveal her own secret to the boy who hates her most
Summary
Three years after her identical twin killed seven children at school, Alice has to live in the small town where her face is considered monstrous, until the day when she encounters her sister on a deserted highway and everything begins to change
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Aurealis Awards, Best Young Adult Novel, 2015.
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10451300
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
In the skin of a monster, Kathryn Barker
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2307637
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn919258565
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925267792
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E32806EB-866E-432D-9F33-E26E7BAA9DC3
System control number
(OCoLC)919258565
Label
In the skin of a monster, Kathryn Barker
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2307637
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn919258565
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (296 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925267792
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E32806EB-866E-432D-9F33-E26E7BAA9DC3
System control number
(OCoLC)919258565

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