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The Resource Heroes of the surf : a rescue story based on true events, Elisa Carbone ; [illustrations by] Nancy Carpenter

Heroes of the surf : a rescue story based on true events, Elisa Carbone ; [illustrations by] Nancy Carpenter

Label
Heroes of the surf : a rescue story based on true events
Title
Heroes of the surf
Title remainder
a rescue story based on true events
Statement of responsibility
Elisa Carbone ; [illustrations by] Nancy Carpenter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the huge steamship on which they are traveling runs aground off the New Jersey coast in 1882, two boys and their families are among the passengers dramatically rescued by members of the U.S. Life Saving Service. Includes notes about the event on which the story is based
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10117593
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carbone, Elisa Lynn
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
690L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Reading level
  • 3.8.
  • 3.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carpenter, Nancy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Shipwrecks
  • Shipwrecks
  • Picture books for children
  • Shipwrecks
  • New Jersey
  • New Jersey
  • New Jersey
  • New Jersey
Target audience
primary
Label
Heroes of the surf : a rescue story based on true events, Elisa Carbone ; [illustrations by] Nancy Carpenter
Instantiates
Publication
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
878717
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780670063123
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011012218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670063123
  • (OCoLC)723723409
Label
Heroes of the surf : a rescue story based on true events, Elisa Carbone ; [illustrations by] Nancy Carpenter
Publication
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
878717
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780670063123
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011012218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670063123
  • (OCoLC)723723409

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