The Resource The story of Owen, E.K. Johnston

The story of Owen, E.K. Johnston

Label
The story of Owen
Title
The story of Owen
Statement of responsibility
E.K. Johnston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Listen! For I sing of Owen Thorskard: valiant of heart, hopeless at algebra, last in a long line of legendary dragon slayers. Though he had few years and was not built for football, he stood between the town of Trondheim and creatures that threatened its survival. There have always been dragons. As far back as history is told, men and women have fought them, loyally defending their villages. Dragon slaying was a proud tradition. But dragons and humans have one thing in common: an insatiable appetite for fossil fuels. From the moment Henry Ford hired his first dragon slayer, no small town was safe. Dragon slayers flocked to cities, leaving more remote areas unprotected. Such was Trondheim's fate until Owen Thorskard arrived. At sixteen, with dragons advancing and his grades plummeting, Owen faced impossible odds armed only with a sword, his legacy, and the classmate who agreed to be his bard. Listen! I am Siobhan McQuaid. I alone know the story of Owen, the story that changes everything. Listen!
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnston, E. K
Index
no index present
Intended audience
8-11
Intended audience source
Booklist review
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Dragon slayer of Trondheim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imaginary histories
  • Teenage boys
  • Dragons
  • Bards and bardism
  • Fame
  • High schools
  • Canada
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Schools
  • Family life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of Owen, E.K. Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781467710664
Lccn
^^2013020492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)848267629
  • (OCoLC)ocn848267629
Label
The story of Owen, E.K. Johnston
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781467710664
Lccn
^^2013020492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)848267629
  • (OCoLC)ocn848267629

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