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The Resource Owney, the mail-pouch pooch, Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch

Owney, the mail-pouch pooch, Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch

Label
Owney, the mail-pouch pooch
Title
Owney, the mail-pouch pooch
Statement of responsibility
Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1888, Owney, a stray terrier puppy, finds a home in the Albany, New York, post office and becomes its official mascot as he rides the mail train through the Adirondacks and beyond, criss-crossing the United States, into Canada and Mexico, and eventually traveling around the world by mail boat in 132 days
Summary
In 1888, Owney, a stray terrier puppy, finds a home in the Albany, New York, post office and becomes its official mascot as he rides the mail train through the Adirondacks and beyond, criss-crossing the United States, into Canada and Mexico, and eventually traveling around the world by mail boat in 132 days
Award
California Young Reader Medal, Picture Books for Older Readers, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266386
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kerby, Mona
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barasch, Lynne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Owney (Dog)
  • Terriers
  • Mascots
  • Postal service
  • Voyages and travels
  • Owney (Dog)
  • Terriers
  • Dogs
  • Mascots
  • Postal service
  • Voyages and travels
  • Owney (Dog)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Owney, the mail-pouch pooch, Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm68965782
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374356859
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006047605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)68965782
Label
Owney, the mail-pouch pooch, Mona Kerby ; pictures by Lynne Barasch
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm68965782
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374356859
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006047605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)68965782

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