The Resource The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer, (electronic resource)

The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer, (electronic resource)

Label
The house of the scorpion
Title
The house of the scorpion
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
MATTEO ALACRAN WAS NOT BORN; HE WAS HARVESTED. His DNA came from El PatrOn, lord of a country called Opium -- a strip of poppy fields lying between the United States and what was once called Mexico. Matt's first cell split and divided inside a petri dish. Then he was placed in the womb of a cow, where he continued the miraculous journey from embryo to fetus to baby. He is a boy now, but most consider him a monster -- except for El PatrOn. El PatrOn loves Matt as he loves himself, because Matt is himself. As Matt struggles to understand his existence, he is threatened by a sinister cast of characters, including El PatrOn's power-hungry family, and he is surrounded by a dangerous army of bodyguards. Escape is the only chance Matt has to survive. But escape from the AlacrAn Estate is no guarantee of freedom, because Matt is marked by his difference in ways he doesn't even suspect
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
7 years and up
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
F376 2014
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
5.1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • Science Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Science Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
primary
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439106556
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1d2949f4-9c0d-4bfe-9dd6-e71ae8dc3ac5
Publisher number
EB00568103
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893157364
Label
The house of the scorpion, Nancy Farmer, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439106556
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1d2949f4-9c0d-4bfe-9dd6-e71ae8dc3ac5
Publisher number
EB00568103
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893157364

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