The Resource A skinful of shadows, Frances Hardinge

A skinful of shadows, Frances Hardinge

Label
A skinful of shadows
Title
A skinful of shadows
Statement of responsibility
Frances Hardinge
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In the 1640s during the English Civil War, the twelve-year-old illegitimate daughter of an aristocratic family shares their unique hereditary gift: the capacity to be possessed by ghosts
  • 1640s, during the English Civil War. The illegitimate daughter of the aristocratic Fellmotte family, Makepeace shares their unique hereditary gift: the capacity to be possessed by ghosts. She is reluctant to accept this destiny, and flees across war-torn England. Accumulating a motley crew including outcasts, misfits, criminals, and one extremely angry dead bear, she must decide which is worse: possession-- or death
Summary
Makepeace, the illegitimate daughter of a rich father, must fight the spirit that possesses her, her family's terrible secret, and the dangers of of a war-torn country
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2019.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
  • School Library Journal's Best Books, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576215
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardinge, Frances
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL800L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H21834
LC item number
Sk 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
5.9.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil War (Great Britain : 1642-1649)
  • Spirit possession
  • Girls
  • Family secrets
  • Friendship
  • Great Britain
  • Fantasy
  • Spirit possession
  • Supernatural
  • Ghosts
  • Families
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Identity
  • Great Britain
  • Family secrets
  • Fantasy
  • Friendship
  • Girls
  • Spirit possession
  • Great Britain
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A skinful of shadows, Frances Hardinge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Macmillan Publishers Limited, United Kingdom, in 2017
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
ocn973118827
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781419725722
Lccn
2017039466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973118827
Label
A skinful of shadows, Frances Hardinge
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Macmillan Publishers Limited, United Kingdom, in 2017
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
ocn973118827
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781419725722
Lccn
2017039466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973118827

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