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The Resource How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous
Title
How they croaked
Title remainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Statement of responsibility
Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Title variation
How they croaked
Title variation remainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths
Summary
A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2014.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Young Adult Nonfiction, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2012
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
391868
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bragg, Georgia
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
950
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Malley, Kevin
  • Walker and Company
  • C. & C. Offset Printing Co. Ltd
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True
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  • Tutankhamen
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Cleopatra
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Henry
  • Elizabeth
  • Pocahontas
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Washington, George
  • Napoleon
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Garfield, James A.
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Curie, Marie
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Celebrities
  • Death
  • Biography
  • Celebrities
  • Death
  • Biography
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Cleopatra
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Curie, Marie
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Dickens, Charles
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Elizabeth
  • Garfield, James A.
  • Henry
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Napoleon
  • Pocahontas
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Tutankhamen
  • Washington, George
  • Biography
  • Celebrities
  • Death
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Art created with Black Micron 005 by Pigma on layout paper"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
King Tut : Back up the U-Haul -- Julius Caesar : Putting the "I" in "Ides" -- Cleopatra : #1 across -- Christopher Columbus : Death by dirt -- Henry VIII : Who not to marry -- Elizabeth I : She kept her head about her -- Pocahontas : Royal hostage -- Galileo Galilei : Staying alive -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Every good boy does fine -- Marie Antoinette : I did not do it on purpose -- George Washington : Little mouth of horrors -- Napoleon Bonaparte : I hate islands -- Ludwig Van Beethoven : Between those ears -- Edgar Allan Poe : Oh, woe is Poe -- Charles Dickens : A tale of two brains -- James A. Garfield : James who? -- Charles Darwin : What, me worry? -- Marie Curie : You glow, girl -- Albert Einstein : Einstein = massive cranium -- One more thing
Control code
ocn551198278
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780802727947
Lccn
2010008659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)551198278
Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Publication
Note
"Art created with Black Micron 005 by Pigma on layout paper"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
King Tut : Back up the U-Haul -- Julius Caesar : Putting the "I" in "Ides" -- Cleopatra : #1 across -- Christopher Columbus : Death by dirt -- Henry VIII : Who not to marry -- Elizabeth I : She kept her head about her -- Pocahontas : Royal hostage -- Galileo Galilei : Staying alive -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Every good boy does fine -- Marie Antoinette : I did not do it on purpose -- George Washington : Little mouth of horrors -- Napoleon Bonaparte : I hate islands -- Ludwig Van Beethoven : Between those ears -- Edgar Allan Poe : Oh, woe is Poe -- Charles Dickens : A tale of two brains -- James A. Garfield : James who? -- Charles Darwin : What, me worry? -- Marie Curie : You glow, girl -- Albert Einstein : Einstein = massive cranium -- One more thing
Control code
ocn551198278
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780802727947
Lccn
2010008659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)551198278

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