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The Resource Uglies, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Uglies, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings

Label
Uglies, Shay's story
Title
Uglies
Title part
Shay's story
Statement of responsibility
created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Title variation
Shay's story
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After befriending the Crims, a group of fellow teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value, Shay starts to question the whole concept of being transformed from an ordinary "Ugly" into a paragon of beauty. And as the Crims explore beyond the monitored borders of Uglyville into the forbidden, Shay must choose between the perks of being Pretty and the rewards of being real
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Summary
A few months shy of her sixteenth birthday, when she will be transformed into a "pretty" whose only job is to have a great time, Shay befriends the Crims, a group of teens who refuse to take anything in society at face value
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10119572
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • GN 510
  • GN510L
  • Decoding demand: 86 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 99 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 72 (high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.W5197
LC item number
Ugs 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grayson, Devin K
  • Cummings, Steven,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Uglies
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Teenage girls
  • Dystopias
  • Friendship
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Uglies, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19587386
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
203 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780345527226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn774406908
  • (OCoLC)774406908
Label
Uglies, Shay's story, created by Scott Westerfeld ; written by Scott Westerfeld and Devin Grayson ; illustrations by Steven Cummings
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19587386
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
203 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780345527226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn774406908
  • (OCoLC)774406908

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