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Skellig
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Published:
New York : Delacorte Press, 1999.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
182 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Teen Fiction
YA Fiction Almond
Main Library - Kids Fiction
JUV Fiction Almond
Description
David Almond's Printz Honor--winning novel is a captivating modern classic. Ten-year-old Michael was looking forward to moving into a new house. But now his baby sister is ill, his parents are frantic, and Doctor Death has come to call. Michael feels helpless. Then he steps into the crumbling garage. . . . What is this thing beneath the spiderwebs and dead flies? A human being, or a strange kind of beast never before seen? The only person Michael can confide in is his new friend, Mina. Together they carry the creature out into the light, and Michael's world changes forever. . . .
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Language:
English
ISBN:
038532653X, 0440229081 (pbk), 0440416027 (pbk.)
Lexile measure:
490

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Unhappy about his baby sister's illness and the chaos of moving into a dilapidated old house, Michael retreats to the garage and finds a mysterious stranger who is something like a bird and something like an angel.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Almond, D. (1999). Skellig. New York: Delacorte Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Almond, David, 1951-. 1999. Skellig. New York: Delacorte Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Almond, David, 1951-, Skellig. New York: Delacorte Press, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Almond, David. Skellig. New York: Delacorte Press, 1999. Print.

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