The Resource Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan

Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan

Label
Tales from outer suburbia
Title
Tales from outer suburbia
Statement of responsibility
Shaun Tan
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Fifteen illustrated short stories, some humorous and some haunting, set in the Australian suburbs
  • "From the much-acclaimed creator of The Arrival, The Red Tree and the The Lost Thing, these captivating and sophisticated illustrated stories teeter on the edge of the real and resonate with life, love, joy, wisdom and shared experience."--Provided by publisher
Summary
Fifteen illustrated short stories, some humorous and some haunting, set in the Australian suburbs
Tone
Award
  • Adelaide Festival Award for Children's Literature (South Australia), 2010.
  • Aurealis Awards, Best Illustrated Book/Graphic Novel, 2008.
  • Children's Book of the Year Award for Older Readers (Children's Book Council of Australia), 2009.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Premier's Award, 2008.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Young Adult category, 2008.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
301581
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Shaun
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1040
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Suburban life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000042245505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
92 p.
Isbn
9781741149173
Isbn Type
(hbk.) :
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan
Publication
Control code
000042245505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
92 p.
Isbn
9781741149173
Isbn Type
(hbk.) :
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
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