Description - A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
The title of this book is Monster Calls and is written by author Patrick Ness. The book Monster Calls is published by Candlewick Press (MA). The ISBN of this book is 9780763692155 and the format is Paperback. The publisher has not provided a book description for Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.
(198mm x 130mm x 18mm)
Candlewick Press (MA)
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
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Author Biography - Patrick Ness
Patrick Ness is the author of A Monster Calls, More Than This, The Rest of Us Just Live Here, and the critically acclaimed and best-selling Chaos Walking trilogy. He has twice been awarded the prestigious Carnegie Medal and has received numerous other awards, including a Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, a Book Trust Teenage Prize, and a Costa Children's Book Award. Born in Virginia, he lives in London. Siobhan Dowd spent twenty years as a human rights campaigner for PEN and Amnesty International before her first novel, A SWIFT PURE CRY, was published in 2006. She won the Carnegie Medal posthumously in 2009 after her death at the age of forty-seven.
Jim Kay studied illustration and worked in the archives of the Tate Gallery and the Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, two experiences that heavily influence his work. His images for A MONSTER CALLS use everything from beetles to breadboards to create interesting marks and textures. Jim Kay lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.