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The Resource Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion, [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall]

Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion, [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall]

Label
Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion
Title
Christian the lion
Title remainder
based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion
Statement of responsibility
[by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of a lion cub purchased by two friends from a London department store, written from the point of view of Christian, the lion. He is ultimately sent to Kenya to be rehabilitated by George Adamson, for release into the wild
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
367697
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bourke, Anthony
Dewey number
599.757
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD600L
  • Decoding demand: 72 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 83 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rendall, John
  • Bourke, Anthony
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bourke, Anthony
  • Rendall, John
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Lion
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Lion
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion, [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the true story of Anthony Bourke and John Rendall published in 1972 in the United States as: A lion called Christian"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published in the UK in 2009 by Random House Children's Books
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
749567
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805091823
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009927584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805091823
  • (OCoLC)320800575
Label
Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion, [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall]
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the true story of Anthony Bourke and John Rendall published in 1972 in the United States as: A lion called Christian"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published in the UK in 2009 by Random House Children's Books
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
749567
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805091823
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009927584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805091823
  • (OCoLC)320800575

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