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The Resource Gonna roll the bones, story by Fritz Leiber ; adapted by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by David Wiesner

Gonna roll the bones, story by Fritz Leiber ; adapted by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by David Wiesner

Label
Gonna roll the bones
Title
Gonna roll the bones
Statement of responsibility
story by Fritz Leiber ; adapted by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Title variation
Going to roll the bones
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joe Slattermill is about to experience a night he'll never forget. Tired of his decrepit house, he leaves his wife and mother behind and sets out for a night at The Boneyard. Joe has a knack for dice throwing and figures he can take on any opponent. But can he win when the stakes are raised, and it's his life he's gambling for?
Summary
Joe Slattermill decides to escape his dull existence for an evening by going to the new gambling house, the Boneyard, and throwing dice for increasing stakes against the Big Gambler
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131007
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomson, Sarah L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1910-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leiber, Fritz
  • Wiesner, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leiber, Fritz
  • Gambling
  • Soul
  • Faustian bargains
  • Dice
  • Death
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Gonna roll the bones, story by Fritz Leiber ; adapted by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Distributed by Simon & Schuster, Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7580228
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689035913
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689035913
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56407016
Label
Gonna roll the bones, story by Fritz Leiber ; adapted by Sarah L. Thomson ; illustrated by David Wiesner
Publication
Note
Distributed by Simon & Schuster, Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7580228
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689035913
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689035913
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56407016

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