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The Resource The tin snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher

The tin snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher

Label
The tin snail
Title
The tin snail
Statement of responsibility
Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old French boy tries to save his father's job by inventing a special kind of car, but it isn't easy--especially when the Nazis are planning to steal his design
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Junior Library Guild
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McAllister, Cameron
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 11-14
  • 6-9
  • 830L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
6-8
LC call number
PZ7.1.M4
LC item number
.Tin 2016
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Usher, Sam
Study program name
Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobiles
  • Fathers and sons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The tin snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published...by Random House Children's Publishers UK, London, in 2014" -- colophon
  • "Based on the true story of the Citroen 2CV car" -- colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780553536386
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014048814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
18485243
Label
The tin snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published...by Random House Children's Publishers UK, London, in 2014" -- colophon
  • "Based on the true story of the Citroen 2CV car" -- colophon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780553536386
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014048814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
18485243

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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