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The Resource That stubborn seed of hope : stories, Brian Falkner

That stubborn seed of hope : stories, Brian Falkner

Label
That stubborn seed of hope : stories
Title
That stubborn seed of hope
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Brian Falkner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy helps his sister disguise her birthmark on her first day of school. A seventeen-year-old awakens to find himself trapped in an elderly body. A teenage girl discovers her boyfriend has a life-threatening virus the day after they share their first kiss. A high school student tries to communicate to his hospitalised brother who is in a vegetative state. Brian Falkner serves up bite-sized tales of fear ? fear of rejection, fear of dying, fear of disease, fear of the unknown, fear of exclusion, fear of being caught and fear of embarrassment ? showing how that stubborn seed of hope hungers our darkest moments
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576337
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Falkner, Brian
Dewey number
823.3
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Hope
  • Fear
Target audience
adolescent
Label
That stubborn seed of hope : stories, Brian Falkner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I am seventeen -- The kiss -- Strawberry Lou -- Sins and griefs -- Shooting stars -- Smile -- Lockdown -- The local -- Santa's little helper -- Stop reading, you die
Control code
000058829547
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
214 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702259692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960042755
Label
That stubborn seed of hope : stories, Brian Falkner
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I am seventeen -- The kiss -- Strawberry Lou -- Sins and griefs -- Shooting stars -- Smile -- Lockdown -- The local -- Santa's little helper -- Stop reading, you die
Control code
000058829547
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
214 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702259692
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960042755

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