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The Resource Gooney Bird Greene

Gooney Bird Greene

Label
Gooney Bird Greene
Title
Gooney Bird Greene
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry : illustrated by Middy Thomas
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the moment Gooney Bird Greene arrives at Watertower Elementary School, her fellow second-graders are intrigued by her unique sense of style and her unusual lunches. So when story time arrives, the choice is unanimous: they want to hear about Gooney Bird Greene. And that suits her just fine, because, as it turns out, Gooney Bird has quite a few interesting and "absolutely true" stories to tell.Through Gooney Bird and her tales, acclaimed author Lois Lowry introduces young readers to the concepts and elements of storytelling. By demonstrating some of the simple techniques that reveal the extraordinary in everyday events, this book will encourage the storyteller in everyone
Member of
Summary
A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Beverly Cleary Children’s Choice Award (Oregon), 2005.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
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102861
Cataloging source
DLC
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  • Lowry, Lois
  • Thomas, Middy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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660
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1
  • 3
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1931-
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Thomas, Middy Chilman
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True
Series statement
Gooney Bird
Series volume
0001
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Juvenile Fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Gooney Bird Greene
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1ebad61c-c7ae-4c27-b067-b729112d4889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547488981
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Gooney Bird Greene
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1ebad61c-c7ae-4c27-b067-b729112d4889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780547488981
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Independence Public LibraryBorrow it
      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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