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The Night Gardener, a scary story by Jonathan Auxier

Label
The Night Gardener
Title
The Night Gardener
Statement of responsibility
a scary story by Jonathan Auxier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threatens their very lives
Summary
When orphaned Irish siblings Molly and Kip arrive to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house, they discover that the house and its inhabitants are not what they seem. Soon the siblings are confronted by a mysterious stranger and the secrets of the cursed house will change their lives forever.
Theme
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Storyline
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Pace
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Tone
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Writing style
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Canadian Library Association Book of the Year Award for Children, 2015.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 2015.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2017.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Intermediate Fiction, 2015.
  • Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
  • Silver Birch Award (Ontario), Fiction, 2015
  • TD Canadian Children's Literature Award, 2015.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2015.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2014.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild Selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10315689
Cataloging source
DLC
Credits note
Illustrations, Patrick Arrasmith ; book design by Chad W. Beckerman
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-14
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.A9314
LC item number
Nig 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.9.
  • 4.9.
  • 4.9
  • 4.9
  • 4.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Bluebonnet Award
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Night Gardener, a scary story by Jonathan Auxier
Link
http://www.perma-bound.com/ws/image/cover/000085566/m
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Arrivals. Storyteller at the crossroads -- The silent trees -- Miss Penny -- The help -- Portrait of a lady -- The figure in the fog -- Pit and pockets -- Master of the house -- The room at the top of the stairs -- Footsteps -- Chamber pots -- The stationery box -- A visit from Fig and Stubbs -- Catch as catch can -- The other thing -- The garden in the woods -- The night man -- A rude awakening -- Roots -- Behind the door -- pt. 2. Pursuits. Special delivery -- Sweets -- Doctor Crouch -- Cold hands, warm heart -- The pallor -- Horse apples -- Ichor -- Asleep -- To market -- A story bought, a story sold -- The legend of the Night Gardener -- Fruit -- Collapse -- Leeches and lizards -- A spirited debate -- Traps -- Camera obscura -- Shears -- The broken bough -- pt. 3. Departures. The last story -- Alone in the dark -- Return to the Sourwoods -- Body of evidence -- Flight -- Unwelcome guests -- Trust -- Comeuppance -- Hide-and-go-seek -- Lamp oil -- Moonlight -- The hero and the damsel -- Courage -- The conflagration -- Ashes -- What happened next -- Storyteller at the crossroads
Control code
ocn858845308
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781419718410
Lccn
2013047655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a499182
  • (OCoLC)858845308
Label
The Night Gardener, a scary story by Jonathan Auxier
Link
http://www.perma-bound.com/ws/image/cover/000085566/m
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Arrivals. Storyteller at the crossroads -- The silent trees -- Miss Penny -- The help -- Portrait of a lady -- The figure in the fog -- Pit and pockets -- Master of the house -- The room at the top of the stairs -- Footsteps -- Chamber pots -- The stationery box -- A visit from Fig and Stubbs -- Catch as catch can -- The other thing -- The garden in the woods -- The night man -- A rude awakening -- Roots -- Behind the door -- pt. 2. Pursuits. Special delivery -- Sweets -- Doctor Crouch -- Cold hands, warm heart -- The pallor -- Horse apples -- Ichor -- Asleep -- To market -- A story bought, a story sold -- The legend of the Night Gardener -- Fruit -- Collapse -- Leeches and lizards -- A spirited debate -- Traps -- Camera obscura -- Shears -- The broken bough -- pt. 3. Departures. The last story -- Alone in the dark -- Return to the Sourwoods -- Body of evidence -- Flight -- Unwelcome guests -- Trust -- Comeuppance -- Hide-and-go-seek -- Lamp oil -- Moonlight -- The hero and the damsel -- Courage -- The conflagration -- Ashes -- What happened next -- Storyteller at the crossroads
Control code
ocn858845308
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781419718410
Lccn
2013047655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a499182
  • (OCoLC)858845308

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