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The Resource My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

Label
My father's arms are a boat
Title
My father's arms are a boat
Statement of responsibility
Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Illustrator
Printer
Publisher
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
Unable to sleep, a young boy climbs into his father's arms and asks about birds, foxes, and whether his mother will ever awaken, then under a starry sky, the father provides clear answers and assurances
Member of
Awards note
Mildred Batchelder Honor Book Award, 2014
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lunde, Stein Erik
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT8952.22.U53
LC item number
I413 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Torseter, Oyvind
  • Dickson, Kari
  • Moseng, Elisabeth
  • Enchanted Lion Books
  • South China Printing Co
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Death
  • Children and death
  • Insomnia
  • Grief in children
  • Winter
  • Death
Target audience
primary
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Eg kan ikkje sove no
  • "Design: Elisabeth Moseng"--Colophon
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781592701247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012022767
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn868397438
  • (OCoLC)868397438
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Eg kan ikkje sove no
  • "Design: Elisabeth Moseng"--Colophon
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9781592701247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012022767
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn868397438
  • (OCoLC)868397438

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