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The Resource Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; illustrated by Jean Cassels

Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; illustrated by Jean Cassels

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Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival
Title
Two Bobbies
Title remainder
a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival
Statement of responsibility
Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; illustrated by Jean Cassels
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Contributor
Illustrator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bobbi (the dog) and Bob Cat are the best of friends. When their hometown of New Orleans was struck by Hurricane Katrina, many lost everything. Bobbi and Bob Cat only survived by staying together. This is the story of their remarkable friendship
Summary
Having been left behind by their owners and forced to ride out the deadly storm, Bobbi the dog breaks free from his chain and goes in search of food on his own, followed endlessly by a frightened, blind cat whose entire survival depends on his new best friend
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Illustration
Award
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Non-Fiction Books, 2010.
  • Florida Reading Association Children's Book Award, 2013.
  • Keystone to Reading Book Award (Pennsylvania), Primary category, 2010.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Picture Books category, 2010.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 2011.
  • Show Me Readers Award (Missouri), 2011.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Picture Books, 2011.
  • Treasure State Award (Montana), 2010.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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285833
Cataloging source
DLC
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Larson, Kirby
Dewey number
636.08/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
SF426.5
LC item number
.L37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
4.2
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  • Nethery, Mary
  • Cassels, Jean
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
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  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Target audience
primary
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a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival
Label
Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; illustrated by Jean Cassels
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Publication
Control code
ocn182779646
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802797544
Lccn
2007049131
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)182779646
Label
Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; illustrated by Jean Cassels
Link
Publication
Control code
ocn182779646
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802797544
Lccn
2007049131
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)182779646

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