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The Resource The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author

The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author

Label
The Willoughbys
Title
The Willoughbys
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
790L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Orphans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Family life
  • Humorous stories
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Walter Lorraine books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-174)
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
Contents
1. The Old-Fashioned Family and the Beastly Baby -- 2. A Parental Conspiracy -- 3. Contemplating Orphanhood -- 4. An Impending Vacation -- 5. The Arrival of the Odious Nanny -- 6. Nanny Prepares Porridge -- 7. The Melancholy Tycoon -- 8. A Cryptic Communication -- 9. Clever Camouflage -- 10. An Alabaster Aphrodite -- 11. An Astonishing Acquisition -- 12. Another Cryptic Communication -- 13. The Obsequious Postmaster -- 14. Reencountering an Infant -- 15. A Regrettable Transaction -- 16. Two Terrible Tourists -- 17. An Auspicious Change -- 18. A Walking Tour Is Suggested -- 19. Long Hours in the Laboratory -- 20. A Confectionary Recognition -- 21. A Decision, an Announcement, and an Unexpected Arrival
Control code
670909
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780618979745
Lccn
2007021550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618979745
  • (OCoLC)145396410
Label
The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
Publication
Note
"Walter Lorraine books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-174)
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
Contents
1. The Old-Fashioned Family and the Beastly Baby -- 2. A Parental Conspiracy -- 3. Contemplating Orphanhood -- 4. An Impending Vacation -- 5. The Arrival of the Odious Nanny -- 6. Nanny Prepares Porridge -- 7. The Melancholy Tycoon -- 8. A Cryptic Communication -- 9. Clever Camouflage -- 10. An Alabaster Aphrodite -- 11. An Astonishing Acquisition -- 12. Another Cryptic Communication -- 13. The Obsequious Postmaster -- 14. Reencountering an Infant -- 15. A Regrettable Transaction -- 16. Two Terrible Tourists -- 17. An Auspicious Change -- 18. A Walking Tour Is Suggested -- 19. Long Hours in the Laboratory -- 20. A Confectionary Recognition -- 21. A Decision, an Announcement, and an Unexpected Arrival
Control code
670909
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780618979745
Lccn
2007021550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618979745
  • (OCoLC)145396410

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