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The Resource The dark is rising, Susan Cooper

The dark is rising, Susan Cooper

Label
The dark is rising
Title
The dark is rising
Statement of responsibility
Susan Cooper
Title variation
Seeker: the dark is rising
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On his eleventh birthday Will Stanton discovers that he is the last of the Old Ones, destined to seek the six magical Signs that will enable the Old Ones to triumph over the evil forces of the Dark
Member of
Summary
This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. Will discovers that he has the power of the Old Ones, and that he must embark on a quest to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1973.
Awards note
Newbery honer book, 1974
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
077699
Cataloging source
ICrlF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, Susan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C7878
LC item number
Dar 1986
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dark is rising sequence
Series volume
[2]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stanton, Will (Fictitious character)
  • Good and evil
  • Fantasy
  • Stanton, Will (Fictitious character)
  • Good and evil
  • England
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The dark is rising, Susan Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration retrieved from Fantastic Fiction
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
13945285
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780020425656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)6529
  • (IMchF)fol05298695
Label
The dark is rising, Susan Cooper
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration retrieved from Fantastic Fiction
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
13945285
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9780020425656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)6529
  • (IMchF)fol05298695

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