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The Resource Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; ill. by Jean Cassels, (videorecording)

Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; ill. by Jean Cassels, (videorecording)

Label
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
by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; ill. by Jean Cassels
Title variation
True story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a true story, Two Bobbies takes place in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina when many pets were lost or abandoned. A dog and cat wander together through the devastated city and miraculously survive hunger, floods and other dangers. When they are finally taken to an animal shelter, the volunteers discover that the cat is blind and could not have survived without the dog's help. Although their owner or owners are never found, the two friends, re-named Bob Cat and Bobbi, find a new home and a happy ending to their ordeal. The story includes an authors' note and a photograph of the real Bob Cat and Bobbi. Includes a conversation with the authors
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
Tone
Writing style
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285833
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Kirby
Credits note
Music, Miller Music LLC
Dewey number
551.55/20916364090511
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 4-9"--Container
LC call number
  • QC945
  • SF426.5
LC item number
  • .T86 2010
  • .T94 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
PerformerNote
Narrated by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Larson, Kirby
  • Nethery, Mary
  • Cassels, Jean
  • Nutmeg Media (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Runtime
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Pets
  • Hurricanes
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
other
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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, by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; ill. by Jean Cassels, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/nmm169d.gif
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Publication
Note
  • Iconographic
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn503006137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (20 min.)
Isbn
9781933938721
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NM169D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)503006137
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Two Bobbies : a true story of Hurricane Katrina, friendship, and survival, by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery ; ill. by Jean Cassels, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/nmm169d.gif
Publication
Note
  • Iconographic
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn503006137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (20 min.)
Isbn
9781933938721
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NM169D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)503006137
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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