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The Resource Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki

Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki

Label
Skim
Title
Skim
Statement of responsibility
words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the whole gamut of tortured teen life--friends, love, depression, suicide, and cliques--through the eyes of Skim, a.k.a. Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a would-be Wiccan goth at a girls' academy in Toronto during the 1990s
Award
  • Doug Wright Awards: Best Book, 2009.
  • Ignatz Awards, Outstanding Graphic Novel, 2008.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2008
  • OLA Best Bets, 2008.
  • Rainbow List, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
264683
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamaki, Mariko
Dewey number
741.5971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
comic strips
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tamaki, Jillian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Teenage girls
  • Goth culture (Subculture)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Canada by Groundwood Books, 2008
Control code
000043973516
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
141 p
Isbn
9781406321364
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)312626466
Label
Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Publication
Note
First published in Canada by Groundwood Books, 2008
Control code
000043973516
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
141 p
Isbn
9781406321364
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)312626466

Library Locations

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