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The Resource Ice whale, Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by John Hendrix

Ice whale, Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by John Hendrix

Label
Ice whale
Title
Ice whale
Statement of responsibility
Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by John Hendrix
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1848, ten-year-old Toozak, a Yupik Eskimo, sees a whale being born and is told by a shaman that he and his descendants must protect that whale, which Toozak names Siku, as long as it lives
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304685
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George, Jean Craighead
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.G2933
LC item number
Ice 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hendrix, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yupik Eskimos
  • Yupik Eskimos
  • Eskimos
  • Bowhead whale
  • Whales
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Arctic regions
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ice whale, Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by John Hendrix
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1016564
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
189 pages
Isbn
9780803737457
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013034090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780803737457
Label
Ice whale, Jean Craighead George ; illustrated by John Hendrix
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1016564
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
189 pages
Isbn
9780803737457
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013034090
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780803737457

Library Locations

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