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The Resource Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind, by Gary Ross ; illustrated by Matthew Myers

Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind, by Gary Ross ; illustrated by Matthew Myers

Label
Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind
Title
Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind
Statement of responsibility
by Gary Ross ; illustrated by Matthew Myers
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bartholomew Biddle's life has always been pretty ordinary, but when a huge wind blows past his window one night, he feels the call of adventure, grabs his bedsheet and starts flying. Soon he's soaring far above his little town, heading wherever the wind takes him. But will he be able to find his way home again?
Summary
Follows the adventures of a young boy who rides the wind to a pirate-inhabited island, a not-so-colorful prep school, and a mysterious cove
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160597
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.3.R738
LC item number
Bar 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Myers, Matthew
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Adventure stories
  • Novels in verse
  • Voyages and travels
  • Novels in verse
  • Adventure stories
  • Novels in verse
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind, by Gary Ross ; illustrated by Matthew Myers
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
Contents
Hardback -A soaring bedsheet carries a young boy on three incredible adventures in this compelling debut by acclaimed film director Gary Ross. Bartholomew Biddle's life has always been pretty ordinary, but when a huge wind blows past his window one night, he feels the call of adventure -- and he can't resist the urge to grab his bedsheet and catch a ride. Soon he's soaring far above his little town, heading wherever the wind takes him! After spending time on an island full of pleasure-seeking pirates and at a prep school that boasts a hundred shades of gray, Bart finds himself in a mysterious cove where the wind doesn't blow. Stuck, Bart is forced to face the fact that his flying days might be over. Will he ever get home again?
Control code
ocn781683264
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
92 pages
Isbn
9780763649203
Lccn
2012942303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)781683264
Label
Bartholomew Biddle and the very big wind, by Gary Ross ; illustrated by Matthew Myers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hardback -A soaring bedsheet carries a young boy on three incredible adventures in this compelling debut by acclaimed film director Gary Ross. Bartholomew Biddle's life has always been pretty ordinary, but when a huge wind blows past his window one night, he feels the call of adventure -- and he can't resist the urge to grab his bedsheet and catch a ride. Soon he's soaring far above his little town, heading wherever the wind takes him! After spending time on an island full of pleasure-seeking pirates and at a prep school that boasts a hundred shades of gray, Bart finds himself in a mysterious cove where the wind doesn't blow. Stuck, Bart is forced to face the fact that his flying days might be over. Will he ever get home again?
Control code
ocn781683264
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
92 pages
Isbn
9780763649203
Lccn
2012942303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)781683264

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