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The Resource Stitches : a memoir --, David Small

Stitches : a memoir --, David Small

Label
Stitches : a memoir --
Title
Stitches
Title remainder
a memoir --
Statement of responsibility
David Small
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of David Small, who grew up in a dysfunctional family, survived cancer which took his voice, and became an award-winning illustrator of children's books
Summary
The author recounts in graphic novel format his troubled childhood with a radiologist father who subjected him to repeated x-rays and a withholding and tormented mother, an environment he fled at the age of sixteen in the hopes of becoming an artist
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Alex Award, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2009.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
321729
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 818/.5409
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6727.S54465
LC item number
S75 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Stitches : a memoir --, David Small
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5083184
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780393068573
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009022526
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317473464
  • (OCoLC)317473464
Label
Stitches : a memoir --, David Small
Publication
Control code
5083184
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
329 p.
Isbn
9780393068573
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009022526
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317473464
  • (OCoLC)317473464

Library Locations

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