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The Resource Skim, Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki

Skim, Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki

Label
Skim
Title
Skim
Statement of responsibility
Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the whole gamut of tortured teen life--friends, love, depression, suicide, and cliques--through the eyes of Skim, a.k.a. Kimberly Keiko Cameron, a would-be Wiccan goth at a girls' academy in Toronto during the 1990s
Awards note
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Childrens Books Award, 2008
  • Ignatz Award, Outstanding graphic novel, 2008
  • Doug Wright Awards, Best book, 2009
  • Joe Shuster Award, writer, 2009
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamaki, Mariko
Dewey number
741.5/971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tamaki, Jillian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Coming of age
  • Suicide
  • Depression in adolescence
  • Love in adolescence
  • Coming of age
  • Depression, Mental
  • Suicide
  • Love
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Toronto (Ont.)
  • Coming of age
  • Depression in adolescence
  • Love in adolescence
  • Suicide
  • Teenage girls
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Skim, Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Fall -- Part II. No rest for the wicked -- Part III. Goodbye (hello)
Control code
ocn430841157
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780888999641
Lccn
2016286521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
Label
Skim, Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Fall -- Part II. No rest for the wicked -- Part III. Goodbye (hello)
Control code
ocn430841157
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780888999641
Lccn
2016286521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations

Library Locations

    • Cleveland Park LibraryBorrow it
      3310 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20008, US
      38.9338203 -77.05791820000002
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