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The lying king, Alex Beard

Label
The lying king
Title
The lying king
Statement of responsibility
Alex Beard
Title variation
Tale from the watering hole
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Can warthogs fly? Do tigers eat broccoli? For answers, follow along as Warthog lies his way to the throne in this timeless, yet most timely, Tale from the Watering Hole. Will the truth catch up with the king? Find out as Alex Beard's whimsical animals come to life to illuminate real world truths for children of all ages. With a nod to Aesop and Kipling, this funny and pointed parable has lessons for everyone, from the playground to the boardroom and beyond!"--Book flap
Summary
A warthog becomes king by lying his way to the top, but he soon finds that this is no way to keep his crown
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10733974
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beard, Alex
Dewey number
J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B3688
LC item number
Ly 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kings and rulers
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Warthog
  • Animals
  • Kings and rulers
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Warthog
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Kings and rulers
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Warthog
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The lying king, Alex Beard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1020272194
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781626345287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020272194
Label
The lying king, Alex Beard
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1020272194
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781626345287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1020272194

Library Locations

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