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Howl's moving castle, Diana Wynne Jones

Label
Howl's moving castle
Title
Howl's moving castle
Statement of responsibility
Diana Wynne Jones
Title variation
Howls moving castle
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The eldest of three sisters, in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl
Member of
Summary
Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Phoenix Award, 2006.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1987
Awards note
Boston Globe/Horn Book Fiction Honor, 1986.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078919
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Diana Wynne
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.J684
  • PR6060.O497
LC item number
  • Hp 2008
  • H69 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Howl's moving castle (Diana Wynne Jones)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Sisters
  • Witches
  • Witches
  • Wizards
  • Wizards
  • Castles
  • Castles
  • Magic
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Castles
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Magic
  • Sisters
  • Witches
  • Wizards
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Howl's moving castle, Diana Wynne Jones
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Greenwillow book."
  • Reprint with "Extras" section. Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, 1986
  • Includes an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In which Sophie talks to hats -- In which Sophie is compelled to seek her fortune -- In which Sophie enters into a castle and a bargain -- In which Sophie discovers several strange things -- Which is far too full of washing -- In which Howl expresses his feelings with green slime -- In which a scarecrow prevents Sophie from leaving the castle -- In which Sophie leaves the castle in several directions at once -- In which Michael has trouble with a spell -- In which Calcifer promises Sophie a hint -- In which Howl goes to a strange country in search of a spell -- In which Sophie becomes Howl's old mother -- In which Sophie blackens Howl's name -- In which a royal wizard catches a cold -- In which Howl goes to a funeral in disguise -- In which there is a great deal of witchcraft -- In which the moving castle moves house -- In which the scarecrow and Miss Angorian reappear -- In which Sophie expresses her feelings with weed-killer -- In which Sophie finds further difficulties in leaving the castle -- In which a contract is concluded before witnesses
Control code
ocn179808353
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Eos edition.
Extent
429, 8 pages
Isbn
9780061478789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)179808353
Label
Howl's moving castle, Diana Wynne Jones
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A Greenwillow book."
  • Reprint with "Extras" section. Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, 1986
  • Includes an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In which Sophie talks to hats -- In which Sophie is compelled to seek her fortune -- In which Sophie enters into a castle and a bargain -- In which Sophie discovers several strange things -- Which is far too full of washing -- In which Howl expresses his feelings with green slime -- In which a scarecrow prevents Sophie from leaving the castle -- In which Sophie leaves the castle in several directions at once -- In which Michael has trouble with a spell -- In which Calcifer promises Sophie a hint -- In which Howl goes to a strange country in search of a spell -- In which Sophie becomes Howl's old mother -- In which Sophie blackens Howl's name -- In which a royal wizard catches a cold -- In which Howl goes to a funeral in disguise -- In which there is a great deal of witchcraft -- In which the moving castle moves house -- In which the scarecrow and Miss Angorian reappear -- In which Sophie expresses her feelings with weed-killer -- In which Sophie finds further difficulties in leaving the castle -- In which a contract is concluded before witnesses
Control code
ocn179808353
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Eos edition.
Extent
429, 8 pages
Isbn
9780061478789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)179808353

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