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A monster calls : a novel / by Patrick Ness ; inspired by an idea from Siobhan Dowd ; illustrations by Jim Kay.

(Author). Dowd, Siobhan. (Added Author). Kay, Jim, (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9780763655594 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0763655597 (hbk.)
  • Description: 204 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press,

Available copies

  • 22 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 23 total copies.

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Content descriptions

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill--an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss.
Subject: Self-actualization (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Monsters > Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families > Juvenile fiction.
Breast > Cancer > Juvenile fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Breast cancer > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
England > Juvenile fiction.
England > Fiction.