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The Resource Bog child, Siobhan Dowd

Bog child, Siobhan Dowd

Label
Bog child
Title
Bog child
Statement of responsibility
Siobhan Dowd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1981, the height of Ireland's "Troubles," eighteen-year-old Fergus is distracted from his upcoming A-level exams by his imprisoned brother's hunger strike, the stress of being a courier for Sinn Fein, and dreams of a murdered girl whose body he discovered in a bog
Summary
In 1981, the height of Ireland's "Troubles," eighteen-year-old Fergus is distracted from his upcoming A-level exams by his imprisoned brother's hunger strike, the stress of being a courier for Sinn Fein, and dreams of a murdered girl whose body he discovered in a bog
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Carnegie Medal, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
274773
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dowd, Siobhan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D7538
LC item number
Bog 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
530
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political prisoners
  • Bog bodies
  • Family life
  • Political violence
  • Terrorism
  • Ireland
  • Ireland
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Bog child, Siobhan Dowd
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21621394
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780385751698
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2008002998
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176822813
  • (OCoLC)ocn176822813
Label
Bog child, Siobhan Dowd
Publication
Control code
21621394
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780385751698
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2008002998
System control number
  • (OCoLC)176822813
  • (OCoLC)ocn176822813

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