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The Resource Pearl verses the world, Sally Murphy ; [illustrations by Heather Potter]

Pearl verses the world, Sally Murphy ; [illustrations by Heather Potter]

Label
Pearl verses the world
Title
Pearl verses the world
Statement of responsibility
Sally Murphy ; [illustrations by Heather Potter]
Title variation
Pearl versus the world
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pearl feels like an island in school, isolated and alone, but at home she feels loved and secure until her grandmother's illness changes the way Pearl views her world
Summary
Since Pearl's grandmother's became seriously ill, Pearl's world view has changed, causing her to feel like an island in school, isolated and alone, especially when her teacher keeps asking for poems that rhyme and Pearl's somehow, seldom do
Theme
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Awards (WAYRBA), Hoffman Award, 2010.
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339667
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Murphy, Sally
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M9552
LC item number
Pe 2011
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600
Literary form
fiction
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Potter, Heather
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True
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  • Loneliness
  • Family life
  • Grandmothers
  • Schools
  • Poetry
  • Death
Target audience
primary
Label
Pearl verses the world, Sally Murphy ; [illustrations by Heather Potter]
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2010040149
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780763648213
Lccn
2010040149
Label
Pearl verses the world, Sally Murphy ; [illustrations by Heather Potter]
Publication
Control code
2010040149
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780763648213
Lccn
2010040149

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