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The Resource The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing

The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing

Label
The book that eats people
Title
The book that eats people
Statement of responsibility
by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
WARNING! THIS IS NOT A BEDTIME STORY! Legend has it there exists a book that eats people. This is that book! Many readers have been unable to escape its perilous pages. But this isn't that book. Yes it is! This is simply a story about that book. Really. I mean, how could a book eat people? So if you're just dying to know the history of this literary monster, all you have to do is turn the page... Don't do it!
Summary
The reader is warned to be careful around this book, which has already eaten several people and is always hungry
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
North Carolina Children's Book Award, Picture Books category, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
335271
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perry, John
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 3-7
  • Elementary Grade
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
Reading level
3.9.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fearing, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Monsters
  • Books
  • Books
  • Monsters
Target audience
primary
Label
The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
ocn262143094
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781582462684
Lccn
2008042393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)262143094
Label
The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Publication
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
Control code
ocn262143094
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781582462684
Lccn
2008042393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)262143094

Library Locations

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