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The Resource Little Brother

Little Brother

Label
Little Brother
Title
Little Brother
Statement of responsibility
Cory Doctorow
Creator
Subject
Summary
Little Brother is a novel by Cory Doctorow, published by Tor Books. It was released on April 29, 2008. The novel is about four teenagers in San Francisco who, in the aftermath of a terrorist attack on the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge and BART system, defend themselves against the Department of Homeland Security's attacks on the Bill of Rights. Little Brother won the 2009 White Pine Award, the 2009 Prometheus Award. and the 2009 John W. Campbell Memorial Award. It also was a finalist for the Hugo Award for Best Novel. Little Brother received the Sunburst Award in the young adult category. The New York Times says, “Little Brother isn't shy about its intent to disseminate subversive ideas to a young audience. The novel comes with two afterword essays by cryptographer and computer security specialist Bruce Schneier, and hacker Andrew "bunnie" Huang, and has a bibliography of techno-countercultural writings, from Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" to Schneier’s "Applied Cryptography." Ebook edition improved by Unglue.it is now available. Listed by Unglue.it
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Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • Golden Duck Awards: Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
  • John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • OLA Best Bets, 2008.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic, 2009.
  • White Pine Award (Ontario), 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
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258609
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cory Doctorow
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
Label
Little Brother
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300010193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780765319852
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Little Brother
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300010193
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780765319852
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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