The Resource Airborn, Kenneth Oppel

Airborn, Kenneth Oppel

Label
Airborn
Title
Airborn
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Oppel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matt, a young cabin boy aboard an airship, and Kate, a wealthy young girl traveling with her chaperone, team up to search for the existence of mysterious winged creatures reportedly living hundreds of feet above the Earth's surface
Member of
Summary
Matt, a young cabin boy aboard an airship, and Kate, a wealthy young girl traveling with her chaperone, team up to search for the existence of mysterious winged creatures reportedly living hundreds of feet above the Earth's surface
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2006.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2004.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2004.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Fiction category, 2007.
  • Red Maple Fiction Award (Ontario), 2005.
  • Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta), 2006.
  • Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for YA-Middle Reader, 2005.
  • Thumbs Up! Award (Michigan), 2005.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2009.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2005
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2011
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
Awards note
  • Governor General's Award, 2004.
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
126439
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oppel, Kenneth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 760
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
  • PZ7.O614
  • PR9199.3.O67
LC item number
  • Ai 2004
  • A77 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 6.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Matt Cruse
Series volume
1
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Airships
  • Pirates
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Airships
  • Pirates
  • Imaginary creatures
  • Cabin boys
  • Rich girls
  • Teenage boy/girl relations
  • Zeppelin (Airship)
  • Teenagers
  • Islands
  • Fantasy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Airborn, Kenneth Oppel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2005
  • Sequel: Skybreaker
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ship's eyes -- Up ship! -- Kate -- Hot chocolate for two -- Log of the Endurance -- Szpirglas -- Sinking -- Island -- Bones -- Shipshape -- One that fell -- Shipwrecked -- Hydrium -- Nest -- Cloud Cat -- Rescue -- Pit -- Ship taken -- Airborne -- Airborn -- At anchor
Control code
ocm53231167
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9780060531805
Lccn
2003015642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
some ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)53231167
Label
Airborn, Kenneth Oppel
Publication
Note
  • Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2005
  • Sequel: Skybreaker
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ship's eyes -- Up ship! -- Kate -- Hot chocolate for two -- Log of the Endurance -- Szpirglas -- Sinking -- Island -- Bones -- Shipshape -- One that fell -- Shipwrecked -- Hydrium -- Nest -- Cloud Cat -- Rescue -- Pit -- Ship taken -- Airborne -- Airborn -- At anchor
Control code
ocm53231167
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
355 p.
Isbn
9780060531805
Lccn
2003015642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
some ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)53231167

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