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The Resource Pretties, Scott Westerfeld

Pretties, Scott Westerfeld

Label
Pretties
Title
Pretties
Statement of responsibility
Scott Westerfeld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tally's perfect life as a Pretty is disrupted when she receives a letter from herself, written when she was an Ugly, reminding her of the promise she made to take a drug developed to cure the brain lesions that keep the Pretties shallow and happy--and when she takes the pills, she becomes a target of those determined to keep Pretty society carefree
Member of
Summary
Finally surgically transformed into a "pretty," sixteen-year-old Tally, now gorgeous and programmed to think only happy thoughts, is plagued by tangled memories of living in the Smoke, a rebel colony of "ugly" runaways hiding from the Special Circumstances authorities
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
139123
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • School Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Westerfeld, Scott
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Uglies
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Science fiction
  • Surgery, Plastic
  • Personal appearance
  • Science fiction
  • Plastic surgery
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Pretties, Scott Westerfeld
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21412498
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780689865398
Lccn
2004118120
System control number
  • (rplri)75560
  • (IMchF)fol10998953
Label
Pretties, Scott Westerfeld
Publication
Control code
21412498
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780689865398
Lccn
2004118120
System control number
  • (rplri)75560
  • (IMchF)fol10998953

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