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The Resource Mysterious traveler, Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Mysterious traveler, Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Label
Mysterious traveler
Title
Mysterious traveler
Statement of responsibility
Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Desert guide Issa finds the baby girl Mariama after a sandstorm, and raises her as his own daughter--until a young man and his protectors come seeking a guide for their dangerous journey through the Bitter Mountains
Summary
Rescuing a baby girl found in an African cave, desert guide Issa raises the child and establishes a loving bond that is threatened by a visiting stranger who wears a medallion matching the one worn by the girl
Writing style
Character
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10222987
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Junior Library Guild
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peet, Mal
Date time place
Child Feb2014
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7-9
  • 2-4
  • 590
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.P3564
LC item number
My 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Graham, Elspeth
  • Lynch, Patrick James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adopted children
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Missing children
  • Travelers
  • Adopted children
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Missing children
  • Travelers
  • Adopted children
  • Missing children
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Travelers
  • Sahara
  • Sahara
  • Sahara
Target audience
primary
Label
Mysterious traveler, Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20746244
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763662325
Lccn
2012947823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Mysterious traveler, Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20746244
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763662325
Lccn
2012947823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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    • Fulton County Public Library - Fulton BranchBorrow it
      514 State Road 25, Fulton, IN, 46931, US
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      320 W. 7th St., Rochester, IN, 46975, US
      41.06741 -86.219231

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