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The Resource Moonbird : a year on the wind with the great survivor B95, Phillip Hoose

Moonbird : a year on the wind with the great survivor B95, Phillip Hoose

Label
Moonbird : a year on the wind with the great survivor B95
Title
Moonbird
Title remainder
a year on the wind with the great survivor B95
Statement of responsibility
Phillip Hoose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the survival tale of an intrepid shorebird who has endured annual migrations between Argentina and the Canadian Arctic throughout the course of a long lifetime while his species continues to decline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
Awards note
Robert F. Sibert Informational Award Honor Book (2013); YALSA Award for Excelleing in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist (2013).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10096655
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoose, Phillip M.
Dewey number
598.072/34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1150L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QL696.C48
LC item number
H66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Red knot
  • Red knot
  • Bird watching
  • Red knot
  • Water birds
  • Sandpipers
  • Bird watching
  • Birds
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a year on the wind with the great survivor B95
Label
Moonbird : a year on the wind with the great survivor B95, Phillip Hoose
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [133]-135) 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
Super bird (profile: Clive Minton) -- The Flight machine (profile: Patricia Gonzalez) -- Showdown at Delaware Bay (profile: Brian Harrington) -- Twinkling and trapping -- The Arctic breeding grounds (profile: Amanda Dey) -- Mingan: the bellwether site (profile: Guy Morrison and Ken Ross) -- Southbound: closing the circuit -- Extinction is forever (profile: Mike Hudson) -- Appendix : What you can do
Control code
869940
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
148 pages
Isbn
9780374304683
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011035612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374304683
  • (OCoLC)747533437
Label
Moonbird : a year on the wind with the great survivor B95, Phillip Hoose
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [133]-135) 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
Super bird (profile: Clive Minton) -- The Flight machine (profile: Patricia Gonzalez) -- Showdown at Delaware Bay (profile: Brian Harrington) -- Twinkling and trapping -- The Arctic breeding grounds (profile: Amanda Dey) -- Mingan: the bellwether site (profile: Guy Morrison and Ken Ross) -- Southbound: closing the circuit -- Extinction is forever (profile: Mike Hudson) -- Appendix : What you can do
Control code
869940
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
148 pages
Isbn
9780374304683
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011035612
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374304683
  • (OCoLC)747533437

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