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The Resource Laika, Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore

Laika, Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore

Label
Laika
Title
Laika
Statement of responsibility
Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the journey of Laika, the abandoned puppy destined to become Earth's first space traveler. With the blending of fact and fiction, this story intertwines three compelling lives. Along with Laika, there is Korolev, a driven engineer at the top of the Soviet space program and Yelena, the lab technician responsible for Laika's health and life
Tone
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
207431
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abadzis, Nick
Dewey number
741.5/942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • GN370L
  • Decoding demand: 98 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 60 (medium)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PZ7.A1324
LC item number
Lai 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
Reading level
  • 2.8
  • 2.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sycamore, Hilary
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dogs
  • Sputnik satellites
  • Space race
  • Dogs
  • Artificial satellites
  • Space race
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Dogs
  • Space race
  • Sputnik satellites
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Laika, Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-205)
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
652330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781596431010
Lccn
2006051907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596431010
  • (OCoLC)84900438
Label
Laika, Nick Abadzis ; color by Hilary Sycamore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-205)
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
652330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781596431010
Lccn
2006051907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596431010
  • (OCoLC)84900438

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