A Monster Calls

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Friday, April 27, 2012 - 11:18
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SLCT
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Monster Calls
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By Patrick Ness. Illus. by Jim Kay. Publisher: Candlewick
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Gr. 7–10.

Developing an idea left behind by the late Siobhan Dowd, Ness tells the story of a young boy who is pummeled with grief and doubt as he watches his mother succumb to cancer. A grim, fable-spouting monster visits him in the deep of night, but his own recurring nightmare holds the darkest terrors. (Top of the List winner—Youth Fiction.)

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A Monster Calls
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9780763655594
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Book
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