The Resource Leviathan, written by Mr. Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Mr. Keith Thompson

Leviathan, written by Mr. Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Mr. Keith Thompson

Label
Leviathan
Title
Leviathan
Statement of responsibility
written by Mr. Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Mr. Keith Thompson
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn, who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically engineered beasts
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Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2009.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2010.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
326937
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12 up
  • Young Adult
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG+
LC call number
PZ7.W5197
LC item number
Lev 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 5.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Keith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Leviathan
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Princes
  • Genetic engineering
  • Imaginary creatures
  • Princes
  • Genetic engineering
  • War
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Genetic engineering
  • Princes
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Leviathan, written by Mr. Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Mr. Keith Thompson
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Publication
Note
Color map on endpapers
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
ocn290477162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon Pulse hardcover edition.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781416971740
Lccn
2009000881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416971733
Other physical details
illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)290477162
Label
Leviathan, written by Mr. Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Mr. Keith Thompson
Publication
Note
Color map on endpapers
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
ocn290477162
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon Pulse hardcover edition.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781416971740
Lccn
2009000881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416971733
Other physical details
illustrations, color map
System control number
(OCoLC)290477162

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