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The knife of never letting go, Patrick Ness

Label
The knife of never letting go
Title
The knife of never letting go
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Ness
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pursued by power-hungry Prentiss and mad minister Aaron, young Todd and Viola set out across New World searching for answers about his colony's true past and seeking a way to warn the ship bringing hopeful settlers from Old World
Member of
Summary
Pursued by power-hungry Prentiss and mad minister Aaron, young Todd and Viola set out across New World searching for answers about his colony's true past and seeking a way to warn the ship bringing hopeful settlers from Old World
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • James Tiptree, Jr. Award, 2008.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2009.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
Awards note
Guardian Children's Fiction Prize; Booktrust Teenage Prize.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
287378
Cataloging source
OCD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ness, Patrick
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 14 and up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chaos walking
Series volume
01
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal communication
  • Space colonies
  • Social problems
  • Telepathy
  • Teenagers
  • Social problems
  • Young adult fiction, Australian
  • Telepathy
  • Human-animal communication
  • Space colonies
  • Coming of age
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The knife of never letting go, Patrick Ness
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes excerpt from "The ask and the answer"
  • Prequel to: The ask and the answer
  • Also published in Cambridge, Mass. by Candlewick Press in 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000044297039
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk ed.
Extent
511 pages
Isbn
9781406357981
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)192027718
Label
The knife of never letting go, Patrick Ness
Publication
Note
  • Includes excerpt from "The ask and the answer"
  • Prequel to: The ask and the answer
  • Also published in Cambridge, Mass. by Candlewick Press in 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000044297039
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk ed.
Extent
511 pages
Isbn
9781406357981
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)192027718

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