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The Resource Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Label
Shay's story
Title
Shay's story
Statement of responsibility
created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Title variation
  • Shays story
  • Uglies : Shay's story
  • Shays story
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After befriending the Crims, a group of fellow teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value, Shay starts to question the whole concept of being transformed from an ordinary "Ugly" into a paragon of beauty. And as the Crims explore beyond the monitored borders of Uglyville into the forbidden, Shay must choose between the perks of being Pretty and the rewards of being real
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Summary
A few months shy of her sixteenth birthday, when she will be transformed into a "pretty" whose only job is to have a great time, Shay befriends the Crims, a group of teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10119572
Cataloging source
IAM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.W5197
LC item number
Ugs 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grayson, Devin K
  • Cummings, Steven
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Uglies
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Teenage girls
  • Dystopias
  • Friendship
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Dystopias
  • Friendship
  • Teenage girls
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Friendship
  • Science fiction
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Link
http://www.delreybooks.com
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn903187222
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780345527226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a441836
  • (OCoLC)903187222
Label
Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Link
http://www.delreybooks.com
Publication
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
ocn903187222
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780345527226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a441836
  • (OCoLC)903187222

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Library Locations

    • Silver Falls Library DistrictBorrow it
      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
      45.003378 -122.781322
    • Woodburn Public LibraryBorrow it
      280 Garfield Street, Woodburn, OR, 97071, US
      45.143305 -122.858355
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