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The Resource The ask and the answer, Patrick Ness

The ask and the answer, Patrick Ness

Label
The ask and the answer
Title
The ask and the answer
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Ness
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleeing before a relentless army, Todd has carried a desperately wounded Viola right into the hands of their worst enemy, Mayor Prentiss. Immediately separated from Viola and imprisoned, Todd is forced to learn the ways of the Mayor's new order. But what secrets are hiding just outside of town? And where is Viola? Is she even still alive? And who are the mysterious Answer? And then, one day, the bombs begin to explode..
Member of
Summary
Alternate chapters follow teenagers Todd and Viola, who become separated as the Mayor's oppressive new regime takes power in New Prentisstown, a space colony where residents can hear each other's thoughts
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Costa Children's Book Award, 2009.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
330269
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chaos walking
Series volume
book two
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social problems
  • Space colonies
  • Telepathy
  • Hewitt, Todd (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The ask and the answer, Patrick Ness
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This edition originally published: 2013. Previous edition, originally published, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000053314384
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
552 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781406357998
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)876288557
Label
The ask and the answer, Patrick Ness
Publication
Copyright
Note
This edition originally published: 2013. Previous edition, originally published, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000053314384
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
552 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781406357998
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)876288557

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