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The Resource Buffalo music, by Tracey E. Fern ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo

Buffalo music, by Tracey E. Fern ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo

Label
Buffalo music
Title
Buffalo music
Statement of responsibility
by Tracey E. Fern ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After hunters kill off the buffalo around her Texas ranch, a woman begins raising orphan buffalo calves and eventually ships four members of her small herd to Yellowstone National Park, where they form the beginnings of newly thriving buffalo herds. Based on the true story of Mary Ann Goodnight and her husband Charles; includes author's note about her work, with websites and a bibliography
Summary
After hunters kill off the buffalo around her Texas ranch, a woman begins raising orphan buffalo calves and eventually ships four members of her small herd to Yellowstone National Park, where they form the beginnings of newly thriving buffalo herds. Based on the true story of Mary Ann Goodnight and her husband Charles; includes author's note about her work, with websites and a bibliography
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
263817
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fern, Tracey E
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 4
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Castillo, Lauren
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American bison
  • Goodnight, Mary Ann
  • Texas
  • Goodnight, Mary Ann
  • American bison
  • Ranching
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Texas
  • Goodnight, Mary Ann
  • American bison
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Ranching
  • Texas
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Buffalo music, by Tracey E. Fern ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32)
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
ocn141482506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780618723416
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)141482506
Label
Buffalo music, by Tracey E. Fern ; illustrated by Lauren Castillo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32)
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
ocn141482506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780618723416
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)141482506

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