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The Resource Challenger Deep

Challenger Deep

Label
Challenger Deep
Title
Challenger Deep
Statement of responsibility
Neal Shusterman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A National Book Award Longlist TitleA captivating novel about mental illness that lingers long beyond the last page, Challenger Deep is a heartfelt tour de force by New York Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman.Caden Bosch is on a ship that's headed for the deepest point on Earth: Challenger Deep, the southern part of the Marianas Trench.Caden Bosch is a brilliant high school student whose friends are starting to notice his odd behavior.Caden Bosch is designated the ship's artist in residence to document the journey with images.Caden Bosch pretends to join the school track team but spends his days walking for miles, absorbed by the thoughts in his head.Caden Bosch is split between his allegiance to the captain and the allure of mutiny.Caden Bosch is torn. Challenger Deep is a deeply powerful and personal novel from one of today's most admired writers for teens. Laurie Halse Anderson, award-winning author of Speak, calls Challenger Deep "a brilliant journey across the dark sea of the mind; frightening, sensitive, and powerful. Simply extraordinary."
Summary
"A teenage boy struggles with schizophrenia"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 2016.
  • James Cook Book Award (Ohio), 2017.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2015
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults: Top Ten, 2015.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2017.
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Cataloging source
BT
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  • Shusterman, Neal
  • Shusterman, Brendan
Index
no index present
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800
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Challenger Deep
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6ad90ab4-b50b-4681-afd4-99257a2d8367
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062231727
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Challenger Deep
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6ad90ab4-b50b-4681-afd4-99257a2d8367
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062231727
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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