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The Resource Swamp Angel, by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

Swamp Angel, by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

Label
Swamp Angel
Title
Swamp Angel
Statement of responsibility
by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Along with other amazing feats, Angelica Longrider, also known as Swamp Angel, wrestles a huge bear, known as Thundering Tarnation, to save the winter supplies of the settlers in Tennessee
Summary
Along with other amazing feats, Angelica Longrider, also known as Swamp Angel, wrestles a huge bear, known as Thundering Tarnation, to save the winter supplies of the settlers in Tennessee
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1995
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1994
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1994
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 1997.
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
104310
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Isaacs, Anne
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zelinsky, Paul O.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tall tales
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Tennessee
  • Giants
  • Girls
  • Bears
  • Discrimination
  • Perseverance (Ethics)
  • Muscle strength
  • Tornadoes
  • Wrestling
  • Constellations
  • Geography
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Tennessee
  • Children's stories, American
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Swamp Angel, by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The illustrations for this book were painted in oils on cherry, maple, and birch veneers"--T.p. verso
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
ocm29667706
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525452713
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
93043956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)29667706
Label
Swamp Angel, by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Publication
Note
"The illustrations for this book were painted in oils on cherry, maple, and birch veneers"--T.p. verso
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
ocm29667706
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525452713
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
93043956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)29667706

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