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The Resource Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers

Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers

Label
Monster
Title
Monster
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken
Member of
Summary
While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2002-2003.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2002.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
Awards note
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2000.
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor book, 2000.
  • Boston-Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079745
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 670
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.1.
  • 7.1.
  • 5.1
  • 7.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor
  • Michael L. Printz Award
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
40043530
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9780060280772
Lccn
98040958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40043530
Label
Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
40043530
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9780060280772
Lccn
98040958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40043530

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