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The Resource Poppy, Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca

Poppy, Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca

Label
Poppy
Title
Poppy
Statement of responsibility
Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A hoot owl, Ocax, rules Dimwood Forest and promises to protect the mice as long as they ask his permission to move about. Poppy is a deer mouse under the owl's protection, but when her fiance is killed by Ocax she defies the owl and begins a journey to a new place. Poppy wants to find a place where her family can live away from Ocax, but she has to do it without Ocax catching her
Member of
Summary
Poppy the deer mouse urges her family to move next to a field of corn big enough to feed them all forever, but Mr. Ocax, a terrifying owl, has other ideas
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1996.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), General category, 1999.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085560
Cataloging source
IA4
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Floca, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Poppy and friends
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mice
  • Owls
  • Survival
  • Mice
  • Owls
  • Survival
  • Mice
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Poppy, Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Excerpts are included from the books Poppy & Rye and Poppy's Return
  • Originally published: New York : Orchard Books, 1995
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
ocm61097822
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Rev. Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
159, 6, 9 pages
Isbn
9780380727698
Lccn
2005281589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)61097822
Label
Poppy, Avi ; illustrated by Brian Floca
Publication
Note
  • Excerpts are included from the books Poppy & Rye and Poppy's Return
  • Originally published: New York : Orchard Books, 1995
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
ocm61097822
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Rev. Harper Trophy ed.
Extent
159, 6, 9 pages
Isbn
9780380727698
Lccn
2005281589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)61097822

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