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Sputnik's guide to life on Earth, Frank Cottrell Boyce

Label
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth
Title
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth
Statement of responsibility
Frank Cottrell Boyce
Title variation
Sputniks guide to life on earth
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Separated from his aging caregiver grandfather and placed in a foster home, Prez forges an unusual friendship with an alien who appears as a dog to everyone else and entreats Prez to help compile a list of Earth's redeeming qualities to prevent the planet from being destroyed
Summary
Separated from his grandfather and placed in a foster home, Prez forges a friendship with an alien who appears as a dog to everyone else and entreats Prez to help compile a list of Earth's redeeming qualities
Tone
Character
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10533584
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cottrell Boyce, Frank
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 530L
  • Decoding demand: 92 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 79 (high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 530
  • 530
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Reading level
4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • End of the world
  • Boys
  • Families
  • Science fiction
  • Foster home care
  • Extraterrestrial beings
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth, Frank Cottrell Boyce
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Macmillan Children's Books, 2016
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
1808666
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780062643629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062643629
  • (OCoLC)959592058
Label
Sputnik's guide to life on Earth, Frank Cottrell Boyce
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Macmillan Children's Books, 2016
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
1808666
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780062643629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062643629
  • (OCoLC)959592058

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