The Resource Terrier

Terrier

Label
Terrier
Title
Terrier
Statement of responsibility
Tamora Pierce
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
BEKA COOPER IS a rookie with the Provost's Guard, and she's been assigned to the Lower City. It's a tough beat, but Beka can hear the voices of the dead on the wings of pigeons, and Beka's birds clue her in to two major murderers on the loose. The rest of the Guard is busy investigating the fire opal killer, so it's up to Beka to nab the Shadow Snake.Tamora Pierce begins a new Tortall trilogy introducing Beka Cooper, a young woman who lived 200 years before Pierce's popular Alanna character. Pierce employs first-person narration, bringing readers even closer to a character that they will love for her unusual talents and tough personality.From the Paperback edition
Member of
Summary
When sixteen-year-old Beka becomes "Puppy" to a pair of "Dogs," as the Provost's Guards are called, she uses her police training, natural abilities, and a touch of magic to help them solve the case of a murdered baby in Tortall's Lower City
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155291
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierce, Tamora
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beka Cooper
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Terrier
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95b147ae-d853-4ce8-a675-c9c1be8a8d44
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375843150
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Terrier
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95b147ae-d853-4ce8-a675-c9c1be8a8d44
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780375843150
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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