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The Resource A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell

Label
A giraffe goes to Paris
Title
A giraffe goes to Paris
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the 1827 journey of a young giraffe named Belle, a gift from the Pasha of Egypt to King Charles X of France, as she makes her way by boat and land to Paris, accompanied by her devoted caretaker, Atir
Summary
Recounts the 1827 journey of a young giraffe named Belle, a gift from the Pasha of Egypt to King Charles X of France, as she makes her way by boat and land to Paris, accompanied by her devoted caretaker, Atir
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
351306
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Mary Tavener
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Elementary Grade
Interest level
  • LG
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ7.H7373
LC item number
Gir 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Reading level
  • 4.2
  • 4.2.
  • 4.2
  • 4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950 July 7-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, John
  • Cannell, Jon
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • France
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • France
  • Animal introduction
  • Giraffe
  • Voyages and travels
  • France
  • Voyages and travels
  • Giraffe
  • Animal introduction
  • France
Target audience
preschool
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn373560475
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9780761455950
Lccn
2009019047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)373560475
Label
A giraffe goes to Paris, by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell
Publication
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
ocn373560475
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9780761455950
Lccn
2009019047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)373560475

Library Locations

    • Silver Falls Library DistrictBorrow it
      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
      45.003378 -122.781322
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      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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