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A Graphic Novel

Label
A Graphic Novel
Title
A Graphic Novel
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers ; adapted for graphic novel by Guy A. Sims ; illustrated by Dawud Anyabwile
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Language
eng
Summary
A stunning black-and-white graphic novel adaptation of Walter Dean Myers's Michael L. Printz Award winner and New York Times bestseller Monster, adapted by Guy Sims and illustrated by Dawud AnyabwileMonster is a multi-award-winning, provocative coming-of-age story about Steve Harmon, a teenager awaiting trial for a murder and robbery. As Steve acclimates to juvenile detention and goes to trial, he envisions how his ordeal would play out on the big screen. Monster was the first-ever Michael L. Printz Award recipient, an ALA Best Book, a Coretta Scott King Honor selection, and a National Book Award finalist. Now Monster has been adapted into a graphic novel by Guy Sims, with stunning black-and-white art from Dawud Anyabwile, Guy's brother.Fans of Monster and of the work of Walter Dean Myers—and even kids who think they don't like to read—will devour this graphic adaptation
Summary
While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken
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Illustration
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10449736
Cataloging source
BT
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420
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A Graphic Novel
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:7d2ee064-e589-421c-a4c6-508d370d1928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062275011
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Graphic Novel
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:7d2ee064-e589-421c-a4c6-508d370d1928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062275011
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      2712 Nederland Ave., Nederland, TX, 77627, US
      29.9643618 -94.00120679999999
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