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A Monster Calls: Inspired by an Idea from Siobhan Dowd
By Jim Kay (illustrator) and Patrick Ness
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Candlewick Pr
Publication date March 12, 2013
Pages 204
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780763660659
ISBN-10 0763660655
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $9.99
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Patrick Ness’s Carnegie Medal–winning masterwork is poised to attract a discerning crossover audience.

The monster in Conor’s backyard is not the one he’s been expecting — the one from the nightmare he’s had every night since his mother started her treatments. This monster is ancient. And wild. And it wants something from Conor. Something terrible and dangerous. It wants the truth. From the final idea of award-winning author Siobhan Dowd — whose premature death from cancer prevented her from writing it herself — Patrick Ness has spun a haunting and darkly funny novel of mischief, loss, and monsters both real and imagined.

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With Patrick Ness | Reprint edition from Candlewick Pr (March 12, 2013)
9780763660659 | details & prices | 204 pages | 6.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.10 lbs | List price $9.99
About: Patrick Ness’s Carnegie Medal–winning masterwork is poised to attract a discerning crossover audience.
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With Patrick Ness | 1 edition from Candlewick Pr (September 15, 2011)
9780763655594 | details & prices | 205 pages | 6.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.35 lbs | List price $16.99
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