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The Resource Brain jack, Brian Falkner

Brain jack, Brian Falkner

Label
Brain jack
Title
Brain jack
Statement of responsibility
Brian Falkner
Title variation
Brain jack
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a near-future New York City, fourteen-year-old computer genius Sam Wilson manages to hack into the AT&T network and sets off a chain of events that have a profound effect on human activity throughout the world. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Member of
Summary
Having disrupted the world's largest communications company with his mischievous tampering, precocious teen Sam Wilson hacks the White House on a dare and catches the attention of an aggressively malfunctioning cyber-crime computer
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards, Children's Choice, Young Adult Fiction Category, 2010.
  • Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Young Adult Novel, 2010.
  • Storylines (New Zealand) Notable Book
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection, November 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
343210
Cataloging source
NZ1
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Falkner, Brian
Dewey number
NZ823.3
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG+
  • High School
  • Grades 5-8
LC call number
PZ7.F1947
LC item number
Br 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.6
  • 6.3
  • 5.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction
  • Hackers
  • Computer crimes
  • Hackers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Hackers
  • New York (State)
  • Science fiction
  • Computer hackers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Brain jack, Brian Falkner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Novel for young adults by a New Zealand author
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt flap
  • Originally published as: Brainjack. Newtown, N.S.W. : Walker Books Australia, 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
ocn263408729
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
347 p.
Isbn
9780375843662
Lccn
2008043386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)263408729
Label
Brain jack, Brian Falkner
Publication
Note
  • Novel for young adults by a New Zealand author
  • "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt flap
  • Originally published as: Brainjack. Newtown, N.S.W. : Walker Books Australia, 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
ocn263408729
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
347 p.
Isbn
9780375843662
Lccn
2008043386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)263408729

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