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The Resource The country of Ice Cream Star : [a novel], Sandra Newman

The country of Ice Cream Star : [a novel], Sandra Newman

Label
The country of Ice Cream Star : [a novel]
Title
The country of Ice Cream Star
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Newman
Title variation
Ice Cream Star
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the ruins of a future America, fifteen-year-old Ice Cream Star and her nomadic tribe live off of the detritus of a crumbled civilization. Theirs is a world of children. Before reaching the age of twenty, they all die of a mysterious disease they call Posies, a plague that has killed for generations. When her brother begins showing signs of the disease, Ice Cream Star sets off on a bold journey to find a cure. Led by a stranger, a captured prisoner named Pasha who becomes her devoted protector and friend, Ice Cream Star plunges into the unknown, risking her freedom and ultimately her life
Summary
Enduring a nomadic existence in the aftermath of a disease that kills all humans once they reach the age of 20, 15-year-old Ice Cream Star risks her freedom and life to travel dangerous territory in search of a cure
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10395830
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newman, Sandra
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Dystopias
  • Regression (Civilization)
  • Voyages and travels
  • Plague
Target audience
adult
Label
The country of Ice Cream Star : [a novel], Sandra Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Chatto & Windus" -- Title page verso
  • Subtitle from cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
581 pages
Isbn
9780062227096
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015003010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The country of Ice Cream Star : [a novel], Sandra Newman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Chatto & Windus" -- Title page verso
  • Subtitle from cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
581 pages
Isbn
9780062227096
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015003010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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