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The Resource The sands of Shark Island, Alexander McCall Smith

The sands of Shark Island, Alexander McCall Smith

Label
The sands of Shark Island
Title
The sands of Shark Island
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ben and Fee MacTavish and their schoolmates on board the School Ship Tobermory are headed thousands of miles from their base in Mull to a small island in the Caribbean. They will learn extraordinary details about Captain Macbeth's past and come face to face with modern-day pirates. The students and crew aboard the Tobermory will have to band together and use their wits to escape harm and overcome the evil pirates
Member of
Summary
Voyaging thousands of miles to a small Caribbean island, Ben and Fee MacTavish and their Tobermory classmates learn extraordinary details about Captain Macbeth's past before an attacking band of pirates challenges their survival skills
Storyline
Pace
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10598859
Cataloging source
TEFBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Recommended for listeners ages 8 to 12
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Reading of the 2016 book by Nicholas Guy Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Nicholas Guy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
School Ship Tobermory
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islands
  • Secrecy
  • Ships
  • Seafaring life
  • Schools
  • Pirates
  • Islands
  • Secrecy
  • Ships
  • Islands
  • Pirates
  • Schools
  • Seafaring life
  • Secrecy
  • Ships
  • JUVENILE FICTION / School & Education
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The sands of Shark Island, Alexander McCall Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs
  • "A School Ship Tobermory adventure!"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982491863
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 43 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781524776114
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781524776114
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
YA 2775
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)982491863
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The sands of Shark Island, Alexander McCall Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs
  • "A School Ship Tobermory adventure!"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982491863
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 43 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781524776114
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781524776114
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
YA 2775
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)982491863
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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