The Resource Small in the city, Sydney Smith

Small in the city, Sydney Smith

Label
Small in the city
Title
Small in the city
Statement of responsibility
Sydney Smith
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A little boy offers advice to his cat, which is lost in the city, from taking shortcuts through safe alleys to finding a friend in the park
Summary
A contemplative story told from the perspective of a child searching for a beloved lost pet in a big city conveys the child’s gentle but experienced advice on how to navigate the area safely, from avoiding dark alleys to hiding under a bush.
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2020.
  • Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award, 2020.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Children's Literature, 2019.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2019.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10817073
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Sydney
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.S6566
LC item number
Sm 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 530
  • 530
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Cats
  • Lost and found possessions
  • City and town life
  • Cats
  • Lost and found possessions
Target audience
primary
Label
Small in the city, Sydney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Neal Porter Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2018042402
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823442614
Lccn
2018042402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057244592
Label
Small in the city, Sydney Smith
Publication
Note
"Neal Porter Books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2018042402
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780823442614
Lccn
2018042402
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057244592

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