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The Resource Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess

Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess

Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster
Title
Travels of an extraordinary hamster
Statement of responsibility
written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"Hamster is determined to visit his cousins on the moon. He knows they must be eager to meet him. But his friends decide to go to the North Pole instead. Hamster lives in the clearing among his friends Mole, Snail, Hedgehog, and Rabbit. They are very accepting of Hamster, who is unapologetically selfish but somehow endearing" --
Member of
Summary
Sarcastic, egocentric Hamster engages in various pursuits with the help of his patient, understanding animal friends
Tone
Character
Assigning source
provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10439980
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desbordes, Astrid
Dewey number
  • 741.59/44
  • [E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from French
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1975-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martin, Pauline
  • Burgess, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamsters
  • Hamsters
  • Friendship
  • Friendship
  • Friendship
  • Hamsters
Target audience
primary
Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original title: Le voyage d'un hamster extraordinaire
  • "A funny full-colour early chapter book told entirely in pictures and speech bubbles. Full of quirks, humour and ideas to discuss."--publisher's website
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
ocn904456607
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781927271834
Isbn Type
(paperbavck)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904456607
Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original title: Le voyage d'un hamster extraordinaire
  • "A funny full-colour early chapter book told entirely in pictures and speech bubbles. Full of quirks, humour and ideas to discuss."--publisher's website
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
ocn904456607
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781927271834
Isbn Type
(paperbavck)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904456607

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