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The monstrumologist : William James Henry  Cover Image Book Book

The monstrumologist : William James Henry / edited by Rick Yancey.

Yancey, Rick. (Author).


In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a New England scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy a pod of Anthropophagi.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416984498
  • ISBN: 1416984496
  • Physical Description: xiii, 434 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Simon and Schuster paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes discussion guide (p. [447-450]).
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14 up.
990L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 7 18 133603.
Awards Note:
Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2010.
YALSA Best Book for Young Adults.
Booklist Editors' Choice for Youth.
Subject: Monsters > Juvenile fiction.
Scientists > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Apprentices > Juvenile fiction.
Horror tales > Juvenile literature.
New England > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Paranormal fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Diary fiction.
Horror fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.


  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carrollton Public Library FIC I YAN (Text)
Migrated Source/Donor: LSTA Grant Collection
30183000053619 YA Fiction Books Available -
Grundy County Jewett Norris YA F YAN (Text) 33577000093509 Fiction (Young Adult) Available -
Lebanon-Laclede County Library YA Yancey (Text) 3803108667 YA Fiction Available -
Mountain View Public Library Y Fic Yancey, Richard (Text) 30176100036138 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Sikeston Public Library YA Y1 (Text) 34140000018187 Young Adult Fiction Available -
St. Joseph - Downtown Library Y YAN (Text) 32002002652012 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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