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The Resource Beasts of burden, Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson ; "A dog and his boy" cowritten by Sarah Dyer

Beasts of burden, Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson ; "A dog and his boy" cowritten by Sarah Dyer

Label
Beasts of burden, Animal rites
Title
Beasts of burden
Title number
1
Title part
Animal rites
Statement of responsibility
written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson ; "A dog and his boy" cowritten by Sarah Dyer
Title variation
Animal rites
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The dogs of Burden Hill, accompanied by a stray cat, investigate paranormal activities in their neighborhood, including black magic cats, demonic frogs, and zombie roadkill
Member of
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Harvey Awards, Best Graphic Album - Previously Published, 2011.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
369136
Cataloging source
WSB
Citation location within source
August 02, 2010
Citation source
Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dorkin, Evan
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 14-19
  • 9-12
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
LC call number
PN6728.B368
LC item number
D67 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thompson, Jill
  • Arthur, Jason
  • Dyer, Sarah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beasts of burden;
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horror comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
  • Cats
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Dogs
  • Graphic novels
  • Horror comic books, strips, etc
  • United States
  • Graphic novels
  • Dogs
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Parapsychology
  • Cats
  • Occult fiction
Label
Beasts of burden, Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson ; "A dog and his boy" cowritten by Sarah Dyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This volume reprints the comic-book series Beasts of burden #1-4 and 'Stray' from The Dark Horse book of hauntings, 'The unfamiliar' from The Dark Horse book of witchcraft, 'Let sleeping dogs lie' from The Dark Horse book of the dead, and 'A dog and his boy' from The Dark Horse book of monsters, all published by Dark Horse Comics"--Title page verso
  • "Volume 1"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stray -- The Unfamiliar -- Let Sleeping Dogs Lie -- A Dog and His Boy -- The Gathering Storm -- Lost -- Something Whiskered This Way Comes -- Grave Happenings
Control code
ocn756058750
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9781595825131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1399882
  • (OCoLC)756058750
Label
Beasts of burden, Animal rites, written by Evan Dorkin ; art by Jill Thompson ; lettering by Jason Arthur and Jill Thompson ; "A dog and his boy" cowritten by Sarah Dyer
Publication
Note
  • "This volume reprints the comic-book series Beasts of burden #1-4 and 'Stray' from The Dark Horse book of hauntings, 'The unfamiliar' from The Dark Horse book of witchcraft, 'Let sleeping dogs lie' from The Dark Horse book of the dead, and 'A dog and his boy' from The Dark Horse book of monsters, all published by Dark Horse Comics"--Title page verso
  • "Volume 1"--Page 4 of cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stray -- The Unfamiliar -- Let Sleeping Dogs Lie -- A Dog and His Boy -- The Gathering Storm -- Lost -- Something Whiskered This Way Comes -- Grave Happenings
Control code
ocn756058750
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9781595825131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1399882
  • (OCoLC)756058750

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