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The Resource A stranger at Green Knowe, L.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston

A stranger at Green Knowe, L.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston

Label
A stranger at Green Knowe
Title
A stranger at Green Knowe
Statement of responsibility
L.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A strange friendship develops between a young Chinese refugee who is spending the summer at Green Knowe and a gorilla who has escaped from the London Zoo
Member of
Summary
Ping can hardly wait to spend another vacation at the fabulous old manor house at Green Knowe. But this summer, it seems he is not the only visitor. Hanno, a beautiful, smart, and-- possible-- dangerous gorilla from the London Zoo, has gone missing. Could he be hiding in the lush gardens of Green Knowe? As the searchers draw ever closer to discovering the wayward gorilla, Ping does his best to hide his new friend-- and to preserve Hanno's freedom
Award
Carnegie Medal, 1961.
Awards note
Carnegie Medal, 1961.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
086369
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boston, L. M.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.B6497
LC item number
St 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Boston, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Green Knowe chronicles
Series volume
0004
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Gorilla
  • Great-grandmothers
  • Dwellings
  • England
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A stranger at Green Knowe, L.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1961
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
885822
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780152025892
Lccn
2001051809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780152025892
Label
A stranger at Green Knowe, L.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Link
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1961
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
885822
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780152025892
Lccn
2001051809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780152025892

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