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The Resource Half a man, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Gemma O'Callaghan

Half a man, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Gemma O'Callaghan

Label
Half a man
Title
Half a man
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Gemma O'Callaghan
Title variation
Half a man
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the experiences of a young man who after years of being told not to ask his World War II veteran grandfather about his injuries learns how his grandfather survived a torpedo attack on his ship
Has edition
Summary
Follows the experiences of a young man who after years of being told not to ask his World War II veteran grandfather about his injuries learns how his grandfather survived a torpedo attack on his ship
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10396200
Cataloging source
VTL
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Morpurgo, Michael
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Callaghan, Gemma
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True
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  • Grandfathers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Veterans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Grandfathers
  • Grandparent and child
  • Veterans
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Half a man, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Gemma O'Callaghan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn903215137
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780763677473
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
  • bl2015004753
  • 2014939339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903215137
Label
Half a man, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Gemma O'Callaghan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn903215137
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780763677473
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
  • bl2015004753
  • 2014939339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903215137

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