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The Resource Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki

Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki

Label
Skim
Title
Skim
Statement of responsibility
words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Skim" (Kimberly Keiko Cameron) is a not-slim would-be Wiccan goth who goes to a private girls' school. When her classmate Katie is dumped by her boyfriend, who then kills himself, the entire school goes into mourning overdrive. The popular clique starts a club to boost school spirit, but Skim sinks into an ever-deepening depression
Award
  • Doug Wright Awards: Best Book, 2009.
  • Ignatz Awards, Outstanding Graphic Novel, 2008.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2008
  • OLA Best Bets, 2008.
  • Rainbow List, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2009
Awards note
New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book Award, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
264683
Cataloging source
CNFSP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamaki, Mariko
Dewey number
741.5/971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.T334
LC item number
Ski 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Teenagers
  • Friendship
  • Depression, Mental
  • Romance comic books, strips, etc
  • Goth culture (Subculture)
  • High schools
  • Toronto (Ont.)
  • Teenagers
  • Friendship in adolescence
  • Depression in adolescence
  • Love in adolescence
  • Adolescence
  • Goth culture (Subculture)
  • Suicide
  • Girls' schools
  • Depression, Mental
  • Friendship
  • Goth culture (Subculture)
  • High schools
  • Romance comic books, strips, etc
  • Teenage girls
  • Teenagers
  • Ontario
  • Goth culture (Subculture)
  • Girls' schools
  • Suicide
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn875931697
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780329825041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780888997531
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)875931697
Label
Skim, words by Mariko Tamaki ; drawings by Jillian Tamaki
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn875931697
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780329825041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780888997531
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)875931697

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