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The Resource The house of the scorpion, by Nancy Farmer

The house of the scorpion, by Nancy Farmer

Label
The house of the scorpion
Title
The house of the scorpion
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Farmer
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States
Member of
Summary
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patron, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2002
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2005.
  • National Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2002.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2004.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 2005.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2006.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2006.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 2005.
Awards note
National Book Award, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076748
Cataloging source
SBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
234
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Ho 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Robert Ramirez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ramirez, Robert
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Audiobooks
  • Cloning
  • Science fiction
  • Audiobooks
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The house of the scorpion, by Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52133896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (12 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402545573
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • C1028
  • C2039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)52133896
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The house of the scorpion, by Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52133896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (12 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402545573
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • C1028
  • C2039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)52133896
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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