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The Resource Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson

Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson

Label
Soldier bear
Title
Soldier bear
Statement of responsibility
written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story
Member of
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2012.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10018586
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dumon Tak, Bibi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
780L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.D893635
LC item number
Sol 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hopman, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Brown bear
  • Bears
  • Soldiers
  • Mascots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Brown bear
  • Bears
  • Soldiers
  • Mascots
  • Poland
  • Iran
  • Italy
  • Poland
  • Iran
  • Italy
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Soldaat wojtek. Amsterdam : Querido, c2008
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
850991
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9780802853752
Lccn
2011013963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780802853752
Label
Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: Soldaat wojtek. Amsterdam : Querido, c2008
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
850991
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
145 pages
Isbn
9780802853752
Lccn
2011013963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780802853752

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