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The Resource The magician's elephant, Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

The magician's elephant, Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka

Label
The magician's elephant
Title
The magician's elephant
Statement of responsibility
Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Title variation
magicians elephant
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When ten-year-old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortune teller in the marketplace one day and she tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a remarkable series of adventures as he desperately tries to find her
Summary
When ten-year-old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortune teller in the marketplace one day and she tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a remarkable series of adventures as he desperately tries to find her
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • Minnesota Book Award for Young People's Literature, 2010.
Awards note
Minnesota Book Award, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
321837
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DiCamillo, Kate
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
009-013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tanaka, Yoko
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Missing children
  • Elephants
  • Adventure stories
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Orphans
  • Missing children
  • Elephants
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Fantasy
  • Adventure stories
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Elephants
  • Missing children
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The magician's elephant, Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn310399721
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9780763644109
Lccn
2009007359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)310399721
Label
The magician's elephant, Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Yoko Tanaka
Publication
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
ocn310399721
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
201 pages
Isbn
9780763644109
Lccn
2009007359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)310399721

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