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The Resource The stray dog : from a true story by Reiko Sassa, retold and illustrated by Marc Simont

The stray dog : from a true story by Reiko Sassa, retold and illustrated by Marc Simont

Label
The stray dog : from a true story by Reiko Sassa
Title
The stray dog
Title remainder
from a true story by Reiko Sassa
Statement of responsibility
retold and illustrated by Marc Simont
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A family befriends a stray dog, names him Willy, and decides to keep him
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 2002, ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
114938
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simont, Marc
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 440L
  • Decoding demand: 76 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 48 (medium)
  • Syntactic demand: 57 (medium)
  • Structure demand: 70 (high)
  • Preschool
  • 60
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
PerformerNote
Marc Simont illustrator
Reading level
  • 1.7
  • 1.7.
  • 1.8.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sassa, Reiko
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
Target audience
primary
Label
The stray dog : from a true story by Reiko Sassa, retold and illustrated by Marc Simont
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Cartoon like watercolor
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
421318
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060289331
Lccn
99045404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060289331
  • (OCoLC)42397327
Label
The stray dog : from a true story by Reiko Sassa, retold and illustrated by Marc Simont
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Cartoon like watercolor
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
421318
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780060289331
Lccn
99045404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060289331
  • (OCoLC)42397327

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