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

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The Willoughbys
Title
The Willoughbys
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
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Subject
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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
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Title
The Willoughbys
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • Parents' Choice Award for Fiction, 2008.
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257323
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Lois Lowry
The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
Label
The Willoughbys, Lois Lowry ; nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author
Publication
Note
"Walter Lorraine books."
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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
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ocn145396410
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Dimensions
21 cm
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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
(OCoLC)145396410

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