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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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrâon, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States
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
  • Winner of National Book Award
  • Newbery Honor Book
  • Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature Honor Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076748
Cataloging source
JBF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Ho 2004
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human cloning
  • Science fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
380 p.
Isbn
9780689852237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001056594
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689852237
  • (OCoLC)55024965
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
380 p.
Isbn
9780689852237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001056594
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689852237
  • (OCoLC)55024965

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