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The Resource Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Label
Leviathan
Title
Leviathan
Statement of responsibility
written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
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Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2009.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2010.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
326937
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 790
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.W5197
LC item number
Lev 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Leviathan
Series volume
[book 1]
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series information retrieved from author's website
  • Colored maps on endpapers
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
18298287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse hardcover ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781416971733
Lccn
2009000881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn290477162
  • (OCoLC)290477162
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Publication
Note
  • Series information retrieved from author's website
  • Colored maps on endpapers
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
18298287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse hardcover ed.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781416971733
Lccn
2009000881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn290477162
  • (OCoLC)290477162

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