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The Resource Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson

Label
Leviathan
Title
Leviathan
Statement of responsibility
written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
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Summary
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2009.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2010.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
326937
Cataloging source
UAH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12 up
  • 790
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Keith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Leviathan trilogy
Series volume
first book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imaginary creatures
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Princes
  • War
  • Genetic engineering
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a preview of: Behemoth, the second book in the Leviathan trilogy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18503670
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse pbk. ed.
Extent
440 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781416971740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn652826805
  • (OCoLC)652826805
Label
Leviathan, written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes a preview of: Behemoth, the second book in the Leviathan trilogy
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18503670
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse pbk. ed.
Extent
440 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781416971740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn652826805
  • (OCoLC)652826805

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