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The Resource Whittington, by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler

Whittington, by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler

Label
Whittington
Title
Whittington
Statement of responsibility
by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whittington, a feline descendant of Dick Whittington's famous cat of English folklore, appears at a rundown barnyard plagued by rats and restores harmony while telling his ancestor's story
Summary
Whittington, a feline descendant of Dick Whittington's famous cat of English folklore, appears at a rundown barnyard plagued by rats and restores harmony while telling his ancestor's story
Storyline
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
Action
committed to retain
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137761
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • Grades 5-8
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ10.3.A8625
LC item number
Wh 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.9
  • 4.9
  • 4.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Whittington, by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-191)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Whittington meets the lady -- The animals in the barn -- Bernie and how he got the horses -- Abby and Ben meet the horses -- The lady tells the barn about Whittington -- The animals tell Whittington about themselves -- Havey and the cat's surprise -- The last day for baths -- The lady asks Whittington to tell his story -- The man Whittington named himself after -- Dick's dream -- Dick goes to London -- Dick arrives in London -- The boy goes to work for Fitzwarren -- Ben's first reading lesson in the barn -- Blackie arrives -- Dick meets his cat -- Out with the owls -- Spooker is sick -- Ben's reading -- To Africa on the Unicorn -- The registered letter -- Ben's school principal visits the Texaco -- Reading recovery -- Dick sees a beautiful girl in black -- Two newcomers join the barn -- Dick's cat returns -- A hawk attacks the lady -- Ben goes to reading recovery and meets Miss O'Brian -- The cat's operation -- Dick meets Will Price again -- Willy the goat's surprise -- Dick sees the girl in black again -- Marker raids the barn -- Dick decides on the dangerous voyage -- Ben's decision -- A token for Mary -- Gent arrives -- A rescue -- Dick's cat is lost at sea -- Mary -- Ben's triumph -- Life in the barn continues -- The last warm afternoon of Autumn
Control code
ocm55131439
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781437975925
Lccn
2004005789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780375828645
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)55131439
Label
Whittington, by Alan Armstrong ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-191)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Whittington meets the lady -- The animals in the barn -- Bernie and how he got the horses -- Abby and Ben meet the horses -- The lady tells the barn about Whittington -- The animals tell Whittington about themselves -- Havey and the cat's surprise -- The last day for baths -- The lady asks Whittington to tell his story -- The man Whittington named himself after -- Dick's dream -- Dick goes to London -- Dick arrives in London -- The boy goes to work for Fitzwarren -- Ben's first reading lesson in the barn -- Blackie arrives -- Dick meets his cat -- Out with the owls -- Spooker is sick -- Ben's reading -- To Africa on the Unicorn -- The registered letter -- Ben's school principal visits the Texaco -- Reading recovery -- Dick sees a beautiful girl in black -- Two newcomers join the barn -- Dick's cat returns -- A hawk attacks the lady -- Ben goes to reading recovery and meets Miss O'Brian -- The cat's operation -- Dick meets Will Price again -- Willy the goat's surprise -- Dick sees the girl in black again -- Marker raids the barn -- Dick decides on the dangerous voyage -- Ben's decision -- A token for Mary -- Gent arrives -- A rescue -- Dick's cat is lost at sea -- Mary -- Ben's triumph -- Life in the barn continues -- The last warm afternoon of Autumn
Control code
ocm55131439
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781437975925
Lccn
2004005789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780375828645
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)55131439

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