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The Resource The giant-slayer, Iain Lawrence

The giant-slayer, Iain Lawrence

Label
The giant-slayer
Title
The giant-slayer
Statement of responsibility
Iain Lawrence
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her eight-year-old neighbor is stricken with polio in 1955, eleven-year-old Laurie discovers that there is power in her imagination as she weaves a story during her visits with him and other patients confined to iron lung machines
Summary
When her eight-year-old neighbor is stricken with polio in 1955, eleven-year-old Laurie discovers that there is power in her imagination as she weaves a story during her visits with him and other patients confined to iron lung machines.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • California Young Reader Medal, Intermediate, 2013.
  • Chocolate Lily Book Awards (British Columbia), Chapter Book/Novel category, 2011.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
337044
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
700
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L43545
LC item number
Gid 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The giant-slayer, Iain Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21003936
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780385903936
Lccn
2008035409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780385903936
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn249132819
  • (OCoLC)249132819
Label
The giant-slayer, Iain Lawrence
Publication
Copyright
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
21003936
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780385903936
Lccn
2008035409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780385903936
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn249132819
  • (OCoLC)249132819

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