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The Resource Jasper Jones : a novel, Craig Silvey

Jasper Jones : a novel, Craig Silvey

Label
Jasper Jones : a novel
Title
Jasper Jones
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Craig Silvey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Late on a hot summer night in the tail end of 1965, Charlie Bucktin, a precocious and bookish boy of thirteen, is startled by an urgent knock on the window of his sleepout. His visitor is Jasper Jones, an outcast in the regional mining town of Corrigan
Summary
In small-town Australia, teens Jasper and Charlie form an unlikely friendship when one asks the other to help him cover up a murder until they can prove who is responsible
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2010.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2010.
  • Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers' Choice Award, 2010.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Fiction category, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
339491
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silvey, Craig
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Secrecy
  • Friendship
Target audience
adult
Label
Jasper Jones : a novel, Craig Silvey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"By the author of Rhubarb"--Cover
Control code
000043670740
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9781741757743
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Jasper Jones : a novel, Craig Silvey
Publication
Note
"By the author of Rhubarb"--Cover
Control code
000043670740
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
299 p.
Isbn
9781741757743
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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