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The Resource Scythe, Neal Shusterman

Scythe, Neal Shusterman

Label
Scythe
Title
Scythe
Statement of responsibility
Neal Shusterman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed ('gleaned') by professional reapers ('scythes'). Two teens must compete with each other to become a scythe--a position neither of them wants. The one who becomes a scythe must kill the one who doesn't"--
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Teen Books, 2020.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2020.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2019.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2019.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2019.
  • Green Mountain Book Award (Vermont), 2018.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico): Black bears (Grades 9-12), 2019.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, High School category, 2019.
  • Rhode Island Teen Book Award, 2018.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 2018.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10534989
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shusterman, Neal
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S55987
LC item number
Scy 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Arc of a scythe
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Murder
  • Science fiction
  • Death
  • Murder
  • Young adult fiction
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Science Fiction
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Death & Dying
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Scythe, Neal Shusterman
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
433 pages
Isbn
9781442472426
Lccn
2016006502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)939706285
Label
Scythe, Neal Shusterman
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
433 pages
Isbn
9781442472426
Lccn
2016006502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)939706285

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