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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen illustrated short stories, some humorous and some haunting, set in the Australian suburbs
Member of
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.
Awards note
Aurealis awards: Best graphic novel, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
301581
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Shaun
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
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/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Rourke, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Polyhedra
  • Polyhedra
  • Childhood in literature
  • Suburban life
  • Suburban life
  • Short stories
  • Suburban life
  • Short stories, Australia
  • Short stories, Australian
  • Suburban life
  • Suburban life
  • Human behavior
  • Suburban life
  • Children's stories, Australian
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0703/2006038156-t.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
The Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) - short-listed book (winner- Older Readers 2009)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Water Buffalo -- Eric -- Broken Toys -- Distant Rain -- Undertow -- Grandpa's Story -- No Other Country -- Stick figures -- The Nameless Holiday -- The Amnesia Machine -- Alert But Not Alarmed -- Wake -- Make Your Own Pet -- Our Expedition -- Night of the Turtle Rescue
Control code
000042245505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
89 p.
Isbn
9781741149173
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)230921831
Terms governing use
Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room. Copying allowed with permission.
Label
Tales from outer suburbia, Shaun Tan
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0703/2006038156-t.html
Publication
Note
The Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) - short-listed book (winner- Older Readers 2009)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Water Buffalo -- Eric -- Broken Toys -- Distant Rain -- Undertow -- Grandpa's Story -- No Other Country -- Stick figures -- The Nameless Holiday -- The Amnesia Machine -- Alert But Not Alarmed -- Wake -- Make Your Own Pet -- Our Expedition -- Night of the Turtle Rescue
Control code
000042245505
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
89 p.
Isbn
9781741149173
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)230921831
Terms governing use
Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room. Copying allowed with permission.

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