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

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

Label
Town is by the sea
Title
Town is by the sea
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Schwartz ; illustrated 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.
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10549546
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S4079
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; illustrated by Sydney Smith
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=246&titleID=3231461
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Publication
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OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554988723
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
173BFB3D-9EE0-495B-894F-638119414D38
System control number
(OCoLC)959691675
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; illustrated by Sydney Smith
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=246&titleID=3231461
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781554988723
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
173BFB3D-9EE0-495B-894F-638119414D38
System control number
(OCoLC)959691675
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