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The Resource Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built, written by Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar

Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built, written by Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar

Label
Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built
Title
Digging for words
Title remainder
José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built
Statement of responsibility
written by Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Bogotá, Columbia, young José eagerly anticipates Saturday, when he can visit the library started by José Alberto Gutiérrez, a garbage collector, and take a book home to enjoy all week. Includes note about Gutiérrez's life and Bogotá
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2021.
  • Americas Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2021.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10912740
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kunkel, Angela Burke
Dewey number
  • 027.0861/48
  • [E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-8
  • Grades K-1
Intended audience source
  • Schwartz & Wade Books
  • Schwartz & Wade Books
LC call number
  • PZ7.1.K84637
  • Z720.G95
LC item number
  • Dig 2020
  • K86 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Escobar, Paola
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gutiérrez, José Alberto
  • Libraries
  • Books and reading
  • Bogotá (Colombia)
  • Colombia
  • Gutiérrez, José Alberto
  • Libraries
  • Books and reading
  • Bogotá (Colombia)
  • Colombia
  • Libraries
  • Books and reading
  • Colombia
  • Colombia
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Jose Alberto Gutierrez and the library he built
Label
Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built, written by Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1123180772
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781984892638
Lccn
2019043235
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1123180772
Label
Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built, written by Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1123180772
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781984892638
Lccn
2019043235
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1123180772

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