Coverart for item
The Resource A hen for Izzy Pippik, written by Aubrey Davis ; illustrated by Marie Lafrance

A hen for Izzy Pippik, written by Aubrey Davis ; illustrated by Marie Lafrance

Label
A hen for Izzy Pippik
Title
A hen for Izzy Pippik
Statement of responsibility
written by Aubrey Davis ; illustrated by Marie Lafrance
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of a traditional folktale, in which Shaina finds Izzy Pippik's hen and decides to care for the animal until its owner comes to get it, but after dozens of eggs begin to hatch and the chicks run amok throughout the town, Shaina will have to fight to protect the birds
Summary
When Shaina finds a magnificent hen, she knows that Izzy Pippik, the hen's owner, is sure to return for her, but when dozens of eggs hatch and rowdy chickens scatter throughout the village, Shaina must fight the entire town if she has any hope of protecting the birds. Inspired by Jewish and Islamic traditional texts.
Award
Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for Picture Book, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106567
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Aubrey
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D285526
LC item number
Hen 223
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lafrance, Marie
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hens
  • Chickens
  • Perseverance (Ethics)
  • Hens
  • Chickens
  • Perseverance (Ethics)
Target audience
primary
Label
A hen for Izzy Pippik, written by Aubrey Davis ; illustrated by Marie Lafrance
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn743390409
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781554532438
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)743390409
Label
A hen for Izzy Pippik, written by Aubrey Davis ; illustrated by Marie Lafrance
Publication
Control code
ocn743390409
Dimensions
24 x 26 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781554532438
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)743390409

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
    • Manchaca Road Branch Borrow it
      5500 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX, 78745, US
      30.2166039 -97.79733689999999
    • Pleasant Hill Branch Borrow it
      211 E. William Cannon Blvd., Austin, TX, 78745, US
      30.1922461 -97.7771661
    • St. John Branch Borrow it
      7500 Blessing Ave., Austin, TX, 78752, US
      30.3328231 -97.6937014
    • Spicewood Springs Branch Borrow it
      8637 Spicewood Springs Rd., Austin, TX, 78759, US
      30.4337083 -97.7730809
    • Yarborough BranchBorrow it
      2200 Hancock Dr., Austin, TX, 78756, US
      30.3234684 -97.74072129999999
Processing Feedback ...