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The Resource Croak

Croak

Label
Croak
Title
Croak
Statement of responsibility
Gina Damico
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fed up with her wild behavior, sixteen-year-old Lex's parents ship her off to upstate New York to live with her Uncle Mort for the summer, hoping that a few months of dirty farm work will whip her back into shape. But Uncle Mort's true occupation is much dirtier than shoveling manure.He's a Grim Reaper. And he's going to teach Lex the family business.She quickly assimilates into the peculiar world of Croak, a town populated by reapers who deliver souls from this life to the next. But Lex can't stop her desire for justice—or is it vengeance?—whenever she encounters a murder victim, craving to stop the attackers before they can strike again. Will she ditch Croak and go rogue with her reaper skills?
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Summary
A delinquent sixteen-year-old girl is sent to live with her uncle for the summer, only to learn that he is a Grim Reaper who wants to teach her the family business
Theme
Tone
Character
Award
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2013.
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10063185
Cataloging source
BT
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Damico, Gina
Illustrations
illustrations
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770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Croak trilogy
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Croak
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4c134897-a291-4869-8464-576233da4c43
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547822563
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Croak
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4c134897-a291-4869-8464-576233da4c43
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780547822563
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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