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The Resource The faithful friend, Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

The faithful friend, Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Label
The faithful friend
Title
The faithful friend
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the traditional tale from the French West Indies in which two friends, Clement and Hippolyte, encounter love, zombies, and danger on the island of Martinique
Member of
Summary
A retelling of the traditional tale from the French West Indies in which two friends, Clement and Hippolyte, encounter love, zombies, and danger on the island of Martinique
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996.
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Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1996; American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1996.
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098032
Cataloging source
DLC
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San Souci, Robert D
Dewey number
  • 398.21
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
910L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ8.1.S227
LC item number
Fai 1995
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  • 910
  • 910
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinkney, J. Brian
  • San Souci, Robert D.
  • Hale, Christy
  • Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Love
  • Friendship
  • Uncles
  • Magicians
  • Magic
  • Zombies
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Folklore
  • Friendship
  • Love
  • Magic
  • Magicians
  • Uncles
  • Zombies
  • Martinique
  • Caribbean Area
  • Caribbean Area
  • Martinique
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The faithful friend, Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes a glossary (t.p. verso) and a note from the author (colophon)
  • "Designed by Christy Hale"---t.p. verso
  • Art techniques used: Vibrant combination of scratch board and vivid oil paints
  • "The text of this book is set in Packard. The illustrationsa re rendered in scratchboard and oil"--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
252039
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780027861310
Lccn
93040672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027861310
  • (OCoLC)29671963
Label
The faithful friend, Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes a glossary (t.p. verso) and a note from the author (colophon)
  • "Designed by Christy Hale"---t.p. verso
  • Art techniques used: Vibrant combination of scratch board and vivid oil paints
  • "The text of this book is set in Packard. The illustrationsa re rendered in scratchboard and oil"--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
252039
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780027861310
Lccn
93040672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027861310
  • (OCoLC)29671963

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