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The Resource The water horse, Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by David Parkins

The water horse, Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by David Parkins

Label
The water horse
Title
The water horse
Statement of responsibility
Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by David Parkins
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Scottish boy named Angus MacMorrow discovers a strange egg in a tide pool and finds himself caring for a reptilian creature linked to an old legend
Summary
In 1930, on the coast of Scotland, eight-year-old Kirstie finds a large egg which hatches into an unusual sea creature, and as he grows her family must decide what to do with him
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083342
Cataloging source
ICrlF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King-Smith, Dick
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.7
  • 3-6
  • 910
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parkins, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sea monsters
  • Loch Ness monster
  • Scotland
  • Sea monsters
  • Loch Ness monster
  • Scotland
  • Sea monsters
  • Loch Ness monster
  • Scotland
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The water horse, Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by David Parkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Children's Books in 1990"--T.p. verso
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Cover
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
13983119
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780375842313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)6D00F4009D494A7BA036ABD59AA35B52
  • (IMchF)fol11626327
Label
The water horse, Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by David Parkins
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Children's Books in 1990"--T.p. verso
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Cover
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
13983119
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780375842313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (InCu)6D00F4009D494A7BA036ABD59AA35B52
  • (IMchF)fol11626327

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