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The Resource The white darkness : a novel, by Geraldine McCaughrean

The white darkness : a novel, by Geraldine McCaughrean

Label
The white darkness : a novel
Title
The white darkness
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Geraldine McCaughrean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taken to Antarctica by the man she thinks of as her uncle for what she believes to be a vacation, Symone--a troubled fourteen year old--discovers that he is dangerously obsessed with seeking Symme's Hole, an opening that supposedly leads into the center of a hollow Earth
Summary
When her uncle takes her on a dream trip to the Antarctic wilderness, Sym's obsession with Captain Oates and the doomed expedition becomes a reality as she herself is soon in a fight for her life in some the harshest terrain on the planet
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
139626
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughrean, Geraldine
Index
no index present
Intended audience
850
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deception
  • Survival
  • Antarctica
  • Deception
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • Antarctica
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The white darkness : a novel, by Geraldine McCaughrean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: [Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2005
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9780060890360
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2006002503
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060890353
  • (OCoLC)ocm64624798
  • (OCoLC)64624798
Label
The white darkness : a novel, by Geraldine McCaughrean
Publication
Note
Originally published: [Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2005
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
373 p.
Isbn
9780060890360
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2006002503
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060890353
  • (OCoLC)ocm64624798
  • (OCoLC)64624798

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