The nest
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Contributors:
Klassen, Jon, illustrator.
Published:
Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., 2015.
Format:
eBook
Edition:
EPub edition.
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (154 pages) : illustrations
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
640L
Rating:
4.3.
Status:
MackinVIA
Description

Kenneth Oppel's most haunting story yet . . .

She was very blurry, not at all human looking. There were huge dark eyes, and a kind of mane made of light, and when she spoke, I couldn't see a mouth moving, but I felt her words, like a breeze against my face, and I understood her completely.

"We've come because of the baby," she said. "We've come to help."

In this beautiful, menacing novel, perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman's Coraline, an anxious boy becomes convinced that angels will save his sick baby brother. But these are creatures of a very different kind, and their plan for the baby has a twist. Layer by layer, he unravels the truth about his new friends as the time remaining to save his brother ticks down.

With evocative and disquieting illustrations by Caldecott Medal-- and Governor General's Award--winning artist Jon Klassen, The Nest is an unforgettable journey into one boy's deepest insecurities and darkest fears.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781443438643, 1443438642
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
640
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Oppel, K., & Klassen, J. (2015). The nest. EPub edition. Toronto, Ontario: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Oppel, Kenneth, 1967- and Jon, Klassen. 2015. The Nest. Toronto, Ontario: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Oppel, Kenneth, 1967- and Jon, Klassen, The Nest. Toronto, Ontario: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Oppel, Kenneth, and Jon Klassen. The Nest. EPub edition. Toronto, Ontario: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2015. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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