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The Resource The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer

The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer

Label
The house of the scorpion
Title
The house of the scorpion
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer
Title variation
Scorpion
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrn̤, 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
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
Eliot Rosewater Award, 2005-2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076748
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Mat 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Matteo Alacran
  • House of the scorpion
Series volume
  • 1]
  • 1]
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series numeration from Fantastic Fiction
  • "A Richard Jackson book."
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
18138547
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780689852220
Lccn
2001056594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
  • Series numeration from Fantastic Fiction
  • "A Richard Jackson book."
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
18138547
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780689852220
Lccn
2001056594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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