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The Resource Book, John Agard ; illustrated by Neil Packer

Book, John Agard ; illustrated by Neil Packer

Label
Book
Title
Book
Statement of responsibility
John Agard ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Books contain countless tales but what if Book told its own story? From clay tablets to e-readers, here is a quirky, kid-friendly look at the book
Summary
Books contain countless tales but what if Book told its own story? From clay tablets to e-readers, here is a quirky, kid-friendly look at the book
Writing style
Illustration
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10395640
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
002.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Book, John Agard ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle on cover: My autobiography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [136])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The whodunit of writing -- Saying it with clay -- Getting your frogs crossed -- Down the alphabet road -- Tweaking the ABCs -- My rock-to-roll days -- My papyrus adventures -- How sheep entered by life -- Spreading the word with feathers -- When my letters shimmered -- A spine is taking its time -- From rags to paper -- Gutenberg's movable type -- The golden age of print -- On the move with steam -- A garden in a pocket -- The house of memory -- Open to the public -- A tale of flames -- I Book E-Book
Control code
ocn900179957
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
131 pages, [7] unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780763672362
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900179957
Label
Book, John Agard ; illustrated by Neil Packer
Publication
Note
Subtitle on cover: My autobiography
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [136])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The whodunit of writing -- Saying it with clay -- Getting your frogs crossed -- Down the alphabet road -- Tweaking the ABCs -- My rock-to-roll days -- My papyrus adventures -- How sheep entered by life -- Spreading the word with feathers -- When my letters shimmered -- A spine is taking its time -- From rags to paper -- Gutenberg's movable type -- The golden age of print -- On the move with steam -- A garden in a pocket -- The house of memory -- Open to the public -- A tale of flames -- I Book E-Book
Control code
ocn900179957
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
131 pages, [7] unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780763672362
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900179957

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