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The Resource How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley

Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous
Title
How they croaked
Title remainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Statement of responsibility
Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Title variation
How they croaked
Title variation remainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2014.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Young Adult Nonfiction, 2012.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2012
Biography type
collective biography
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391868
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bragg, Georgia
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Malley, Kevin
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Celebrities
  • Death
  • Biography
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the awful ends of the awfully famous
Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Art created with Black Micron 005 by Pigma on layout paper"--P. facing t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-179) and index
Contents
King Tut -- Julius Caesar -- Cleopatra -- Christopher Columbus -- Henry VIII -- Elizabeth I -- Pocahontas -- Galileo Galilei -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Marie Antoinette -- George Washington -- Napoleon Bonaparte -- Ludwig Van Beethoven -- Edgar Allan Poe -- Charles Dickens -- James A. Garfield -- Charles Darwin -- Marie Curie -- Albert Einstein -- One more thing
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780802798176
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010008659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)551198278
Label
How they croaked : the awful ends of the awfully famous, Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Publication
Note
"Art created with Black Micron 005 by Pigma on layout paper"--P. facing t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-179) and index
Contents
King Tut -- Julius Caesar -- Cleopatra -- Christopher Columbus -- Henry VIII -- Elizabeth I -- Pocahontas -- Galileo Galilei -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Marie Antoinette -- George Washington -- Napoleon Bonaparte -- Ludwig Van Beethoven -- Edgar Allan Poe -- Charles Dickens -- James A. Garfield -- Charles Darwin -- Marie Curie -- Albert Einstein -- One more thing
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780802798176
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010008659
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)551198278

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