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The Resource Fireboat : the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey, by Maira Kalman

Fireboat : the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey, by Maira Kalman

Label
Fireboat : the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey
Title
Fireboat
Title remainder
the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey
Statement of responsibility
by Maira Kalman
Title variation
Heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fireboat, launched in 1931, is retired after many years of fighting fires along the Hudson River, but is saved from being scrapped and then called into service again on September 11, 2001
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2003
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2002
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129169
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalman, Maira
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD600L
  • Decoding demand: 88 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 92 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 72 (high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
Reading level
3.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • John J. Harvey (Fireboat)
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
  • John J. Harvey (Fireboat)
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Boats and boating
  • Fire extinction
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey
Label
Fireboat : the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey, by Maira Kalman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
436177
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399239533
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002002423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399239533
  • (Sirsi) ADH-4716
Label
Fireboat : the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey, by Maira Kalman
Publication
Copyright
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
436177
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399239533
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
2002002423
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399239533
  • (Sirsi) ADH-4716

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