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The Resource Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith

Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith

Label
Town is by the sea
Title
Town is by the sea
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A young boy wakes up to the sound of the sea, visits his grandfather's grave after lunch and comes home to a simple family dinner, but all the while his mind strays to his father digging for coal deep down under the sea."--
Summary
Throughout his day, a young boy thinks of his father who is working in the coal mine that is located underneath the ocean.
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2017.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2017
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2018.
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Kate Greenaway Medal, 2018.
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10549546
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 550
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
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
20908669
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554988716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn954430153
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
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
20908669
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554988716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn954430153

Library Locations

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      104 E. Washington St., Lebanon, IN, 46052, US
      40.048563 -86.467875

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