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The Resource Where the forest meets the sea, story and pictures by Jeannie Baker

Where the forest meets the sea, story and pictures by Jeannie Baker

Label
Where the forest meets the sea
Title
Where the forest meets the sea
Statement of responsibility
story and pictures by Jeannie Baker
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a camping trip in an Australian rain forest with his father, a young boy thinks about the history of the plant and animal life around him and wonders about their future
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Kids Own Australian Literature Awards (KOALA), Younger Readers, 1990.
  • Young Australians' Best Book Awards (YABBA), Picture Storybook, 1988.
Awards note
Boston Globe/Horn Book Picture Book Honor, 1988.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
107076
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Jeannie
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD530L
  • Decoding demand: 65 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 69 (high)
  • Syntactic demand: 73 (high)
  • Structure demand: 76 (high)
  • Elementary Grade
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 12
Reading level
3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baker, Jeannie
  • Mandalidis, Philip
  • Blackwell, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Rain forests
  • Animals
  • Natural history
  • Ecological disturbances
  • Rain forests
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Animals
  • Ecological disturbances
  • Fathers and sons
  • Natural history
  • Rain forests
  • Australia
  • Daintree (Qld. : Region)
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Queensland
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Where the forest meets the sea, story and pictures by Jeannie Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • "Artwork photographed by Philip Mandalidis and David Blackwell."--Title page verso
  • "These relief collages are constructed from a multitude of materials, including modeling clay, papers, textured materials, preseved natural materials, and paints."--Page [32]
  • Includes a note about the Daintree Wilderness (p.[32])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
155985
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688063634
Lccn
87007551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780688063634
  • (OCoLC)15428834
Label
Where the forest meets the sea, story and pictures by Jeannie Baker
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • "Artwork photographed by Philip Mandalidis and David Blackwell."--Title page verso
  • "These relief collages are constructed from a multitude of materials, including modeling clay, papers, textured materials, preseved natural materials, and paints."--Page [32]
  • Includes a note about the Daintree Wilderness (p.[32])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
155985
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688063634
Lccn
87007551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780688063634
  • (OCoLC)15428834

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