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The Resource Lexicon, Max Barry

Lexicon, Max Barry

Label
Lexicon
Title
Lexicon
Statement of responsibility
Max Barry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emily Ruff belongs to a secret organization whose "poets" can break down individuals by psychographic markers in order to take control of their thoughts. Then she makes a catastrophic mistake and falls in love, breaking her organization's rules
Summary
Recruited into an exclusive government school where students are taught the science of coercion to support a secretive organization of "poet" world manipulators, orphaned street hustler Emily Ruff becomes the school's most talented prodigy before catastrophically falling in love, while a seemingly innocent young man is rendered a pawn in a dangerous power struggle
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 2014.
  • Aurealis Awards, Best Science Fiction Novel, 2013.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10181700
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.A7424
LC item number
L49 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Lexicon, Max Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5674187
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9780143125426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861208367
  • (OCoLC)861208367
Label
Lexicon, Max Barry
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5674187
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9780143125426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn861208367
  • (OCoLC)861208367

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