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A Sick Day for Amos McGee, written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead

Label
A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Title
A Sick Day for Amos McGee
Statement of responsibility
written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, always made time to visit his good friends: the elephant, the tortoise, the penguin, the rhinoceros, and the owl. But one day, he woke with the sniffles and the sneezes. Though he didn't make it into the zoo that day, he did receive some unexpected guests. -- From book jacket
Summary
Zookeeper Amos McGee always makes time to visit his friends who live at the zoo until the day he stays home because he is sick
Theme
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Caldecott Medal, 2011.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2010
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal, 2011
  • Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
358920
Cataloging source
KAH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stead, Philip Christian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • Grades K-4
  • LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
580
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 2
Reading level
  • 3
  • 3.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stead, Erin E.
  • Roaring Brook Press
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoo keepers
  • Zoo animals
  • Sick
  • Cold (Disease)
  • Friendship
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Zoo keepers
  • Zoo animals
  • Board books
Target audience
primary
Label
A Sick Day for Amos McGee, written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Neal Porter book."
  • On board pages
  • Art technique used: Delicate woodblock prints and fine pencil work
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
Control code
on1020270349
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
First board book edition
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781250171108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020270349
Label
A Sick Day for Amos McGee, written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Neal Porter book."
  • On board pages
  • Art technique used: Delicate woodblock prints and fine pencil work
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
Control code
on1020270349
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
First board book edition
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781250171108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020270349

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