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The Resource Elephant run, Roland Smith

Elephant run, Roland Smith

Label
Elephant run
Title
Elephant run
Statement of responsibility
Roland Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nick endures servitude, beatings, and more after his British father's plantation in Burma is invaded by the Japanese in 1941, and when his father and others are taken prisoner and Nick is stranded with his friend Mya, they plan a daring escape on elephants, risking their lives to save Nick's father and Mya's brother from a Japanese prisoner of war camp
Summary
Nick endures servitude, beatings, and more after his British father's plantation in Burma is invaded by the Japanese in 1941, and when his father and others are taken prisoner and Nick is stranded with his friend Mya, they plan a daring escape on elephants, risking their lives to save Nick's father and Mya's brother from a Japanese prisoner of war camp
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
262623
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Roland
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.S657655
LC item number
El 2007
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750
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Elephants
  • Burma
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elephant run, Roland Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Purchased with proceeds from the Scholastic Book Fair June 2008
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
14953982
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9781423104025
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn124031729
  • (OCoLC)124031729
Label
Elephant run, Roland Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
Purchased with proceeds from the Scholastic Book Fair June 2008
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
14953982
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
318 pages
Isbn
9781423104025
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007013310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn124031729
  • (OCoLC)124031729

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