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Skellig

By David Almond, 1951-

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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Skellig

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Publish Date

1999

ISBN

038532653X


Format: Book
Author: Almond, David, 1951-
Summary: 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.
Title: Skellig / by David Almond.
Publisher Date: New York : Delacorte Press, 1999.
Subject: Strangers -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction. Angels -- Juvenile fiction Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction. Families -- England -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction. England -- Juvenile fiction
Isbn: 038532653X
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 4
Call Number: C Almond
Oclc: 39129781
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Bib Id: 135795

Format: Book
Author: Almond, David, 1951-
Summary: 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.
Title: Skellig / by David Almond.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Delacorte Press, 1999.
Description: 182 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects: Strangers -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction.
Subjects: Angels -- Juvenile fiction
Subjects: Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction.
Subjects: Families -- England -- Juvenile fiction -- Juvenile fiction.
Subjects: England -- Juvenile fiction
Notes: "First published in Great Britain"--verso t.p.
LCCN: 98023121
ISBN: 038532653X
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 4
Call Number: C Almond