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The Resource My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] øOyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] øOyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

Label
My father's arms are a boat
Title
My father's arms are a boat
Statement of responsibility
Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] øOyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Title variation
My fathers arms are a boat
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
Unable to sleep, a young boy climbs into his father's arms and asks about birds, foxes, and whether his mother will ever awaken, then under a starry sky, the father provides clear answers and assurances
Member of
Summary
Unable to sleep, a young boy climbs into his father's arms and asks about birds, foxes, and whether his mother will ever awaken, then under a starry sky, the father provides clear answers and assurances
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10167322
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ978825
LC item number
My 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] øOyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eg kan ikkje sove no
Control code
2012022767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701247
Lccn
2012022767
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] øOyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eg kan ikkje sove no
Control code
2012022767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701247
Lccn
2012022767
Other physical details
col. ill.

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