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Author Davis, Rob.

Title The motherless oven / Rob Davis.

Imprint London : SelfMadeHero, 2014.

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Description 153 p. : chiefly ill. ; 24 cm.
Indexed In: School Library Journal starred, November 2014
Booklist, October 2014
Library Journal web only, September 2014
Summary "In Scarper Lee's world, parents don't make children--children make parents. Scarper's father is his pride and joy, a wind-powered brass construction with a following sail. His mother is a Bakelite hairdryer. In this world, it rains knives and household appliances have souls. There are no birthdays--only deathdays. Scarper knows he has just three weeks to live. As his deathday approaches, he is forced from his routine and strikes out into the unknown--where friendships are tested and authority challenged"--Back cover.
Audience Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Teenagers -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Death -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Genre/Form Bildungsromans.
Graphic novels.
ISBN 9781906838812

 
    
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