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The Resource I am the messenger, Markus Zusak

I am the messenger, Markus Zusak

Label
I am the messenger
Title
I am the messenger
Statement of responsibility
Markus Zusak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After capturing a bank robber, nineteen-year-old cab driver Ed Kennedy begins receiving mysterious messages that direct him to addresses where people need help, and he begins getting over his lifelong feeling of worthlessness
Member of
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book, 2006.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zusak, Markus
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Z837
LC item number
Iae 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-esteem
  • Heroes
  • Taxicab drivers
  • Self-esteem
  • Heroes
  • Taxicab drivers
Target audience
adolescent
Label
I am the messenger, Markus Zusak
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: The messenger. Australia : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part one: The first message: The holdup -- Sex should be like math: an introduction to my life -- The ace of diamonds -- The judge and the mirror -- Watching, waiting, raping -- Pieces -- Harrison avenue -- Being Jimmy -- The barefoot girl -- The shoebox -- Another stupid human -- Edgar street revisited -- Murder at the cathedral -- Part two: The stones of home: aftermath -- The visit -- The envelope -- Just Ed -- Cabs, the hooker, and Alice -- The stones -- The priest -- Juveniles -- The cops show up -- The easy one and ice cream -- The color of her lips -- Blood and roses -- The face of clubs -- Part three: Trying times for Ed Kennedy: The game -- Twenty dollars for the dog and the card -- Dig -- The benefits of lying -- The power and the glory -- A moment of beauty -- A moment of truth -- Clown Street. Chips. The Doorman. and me -- The woman -- Front-porch cyclone -- A phone call -- The Bell Street theater -- The last reel
  • Part four: The music of hearts: The music of hearts -- The kiss, the grave, the fire -- The casual suit -- To feel the fear -- Ritchie's sin -- God bless the man with the beard, the missing teeth, and the poverty -- The secret Marv -- Each to each -- The swings -- Audrey, part one: three nights to wait -- Marv's after thought -- Audrey, part two: three minutes to take -- The end -- Part five: The Joker: The laughter -- The weeks -- The end is not the end -- The folder -- The message
Control code
945205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Knopf trade pbk. edition
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780375836671
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006287709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945205
  • (OCoLC)68711615
Label
I am the messenger, Markus Zusak
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: The messenger. Australia : Pan Macmillan Australia, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part one: The first message: The holdup -- Sex should be like math: an introduction to my life -- The ace of diamonds -- The judge and the mirror -- Watching, waiting, raping -- Pieces -- Harrison avenue -- Being Jimmy -- The barefoot girl -- The shoebox -- Another stupid human -- Edgar street revisited -- Murder at the cathedral -- Part two: The stones of home: aftermath -- The visit -- The envelope -- Just Ed -- Cabs, the hooker, and Alice -- The stones -- The priest -- Juveniles -- The cops show up -- The easy one and ice cream -- The color of her lips -- Blood and roses -- The face of clubs -- Part three: Trying times for Ed Kennedy: The game -- Twenty dollars for the dog and the card -- Dig -- The benefits of lying -- The power and the glory -- A moment of beauty -- A moment of truth -- Clown Street. Chips. The Doorman. and me -- The woman -- Front-porch cyclone -- A phone call -- The Bell Street theater -- The last reel
  • Part four: The music of hearts: The music of hearts -- The kiss, the grave, the fire -- The casual suit -- To feel the fear -- Ritchie's sin -- God bless the man with the beard, the missing teeth, and the poverty -- The secret Marv -- Each to each -- The swings -- Audrey, part one: three nights to wait -- Marv's after thought -- Audrey, part two: three minutes to take -- The end -- Part five: The Joker: The laughter -- The weeks -- The end is not the end -- The folder -- The message
Control code
945205
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Knopf trade pbk. edition
Extent
357 pages
Isbn
9780375836671
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006287709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945205
  • (OCoLC)68711615

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