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

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
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
  • Charlotte Zolotow Award: Highly Commended
  • Caldecott Medal, 2011
  • Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
358920
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stead, Philip Christian
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD580L
  • Decoding indicator: 80 (high)
  • Semantic indicator: 80 (high)
  • Syntactic indicator: 90 (high)
  • Structure indicator: 90 (high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • Grades K-4
  • LG
  • LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 580
  • 580
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 2
Reading level
  • 3
  • 3.0
  • 3.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stead, Erin E.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR.
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoo keepers
  • Zoo animals
  • Sick
  • Cold (Disease)
  • Friendship
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Zoo keepers
  • Zoo animals
  • Cold (Disease)
  • Friendship
  • Sick
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Zoo animals
  • Zoo keepers
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."
  • 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
ocn466344397
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596434028
Lccn
2010281493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781596434028
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)466344397
Label
A Sick Day for Amos McGee, written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Neal Porter book."
  • 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
ocn466344397
Dimensions
23 x 25 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781596434028
Lccn
2010281493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781596434028
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)466344397

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