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The Resource The book of lost things, John Connolly

The book of lost things, John Connolly

Label
The book of lost things
Title
The book of lost things
Statement of responsibility
John Connolly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As twelve-year-old David takes refuge from his grief in the myths and fairytales so beloved of his dead mother, he finds the real world and the fantasy world begin to blend. That is when bad things start to happen. And, David is propelled into a land populated by heroes, wolves and monsters in his quest to find the legendary "Book of Lost Things"
Summary
Taking refuge in fairy tales after the loss of his mother, twelve-year-old David finds himself violently propelled into an imaginary land in which the boundaries of fantasy and reality are disturbingly melded
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Alex Award, 2007.
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148590
Cataloging source
VHEI
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1968-
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Connolly, John
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Stepmothers
  • Jealousy in children
  • Sibling rivalry
  • Emotional maturity
  • Imaginary places
  • Mothers
  • Boys
Target audience
adult
Label
The book of lost things, John Connolly
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000040662122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780340899472
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The book of lost things, John Connolly
Publication
Control code
000040662122
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780340899472
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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