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The Resource Amulet, Book one, The stonekeeper, Kazu Kibuishi

Amulet, Book one, The stonekeeper, Kazu Kibuishi

Label
Amulet, Book one, The stonekeeper
Title
Amulet
Title number
Book one
Title part
The stonekeeper
Statement of responsibility
Kazu Kibuishi
Title variation
  • Stonekeeper. Book 1
  • Stone keeper
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi creates a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a talking fox, a giant robot - and two ordinary children on a mission. After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to be dangerous. Before long, a sinister creature lures the kids' mom through a door in the basement. Em and Navin, desperate not to lose her, follow her into an underground world inhabited by demons, robots, and talking animals. Eventually, they enlist the help of a small mechanical rabbit named Miskit. Together with Miskit, they face the most terrifying monster of all, and Em finally has the chance to save someone she loves
Member of
Summary
After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to be dangerous. Before long, a sinister creature lures the kids' mom through a door in the basement. Em and Navin, desperate not to lose her, follow her into an underground world inhabited by demons, robots, and talking animals...
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2009.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2011.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
250910
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kibuishi, Kazu
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
310
Literary form
comic strips
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Amulet
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Haunted houses
  • Supernatural
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amulet, Book one, The stonekeeper, Kazu Kibuishi
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000042527475
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9780439846813
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
Amulet, Book one, The stonekeeper, Kazu Kibuishi
Publication
Control code
000042527475
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Isbn
9780439846813
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

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