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The Resource The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond [and 10 others] ; illustrated by Jim Kay

The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond [and 10 others] ; illustrated by Jim Kay

Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War
Title
The Great War
Title remainder
stories inspired by items from the First World War
Statement of responsibility
David Almond [and 10 others] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Title variation
Stories inspired by items from the First World War
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Writers of this collection of short stories were inspired to write about the First World War by physical objects associated with the war
Summary
Combines evocative photographs and illustrations in a treasury of stories by eleven international writers that were inspired by artifacts connected to World War I
Tone
Award
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410666
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.G74 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1971-
  • 1973-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Almond, David
  • Kay, Jim
  • Morpurgo, Michael
  • Kennedy, A. L
  • Sedgwick, Marcus
  • Boyne, John
  • Chevalier, Tracy
  • Stone, Tanya Lee
  • Geras, Adèle
  • Fombelle, Timothée de
  • Wilkinson, Sheena Maria
  • Dubosarsky, Ursula
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War
  • Short stories
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories inspired by items from the First World War
Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond [and 10 others] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Walker Books, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Nose of a Zeppelin bomb) --
  • The country you called home
  • John Boyne
  • (Recruitment poster)
  • When they were needed most
  • Tracy Chevalier
  • (Princess Mary's Gift Fund box)
  • A world that has no war in it
  • David Almond
  • (Soldier's writing case)
  • Our Jacko
  • A Harlem Hellfighter and his horn
  • Tanya Lee Stone
  • (Sheet music)
  • Maud's story
  • Adèle Geras
  • (War-time butter dish)
  • Captain Rosalie
  • Timothée de Fombelle
  • (Victoria Cross)
  • Each slow dusk
  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Sheena Wilkinson
  • (School magazines)
  • Little wars
  • Ursula Dubosarsky
  • (French toy soldier)
  • (Brodie helmet)
  • Another kind of missing
  • A.L. Kennedy
  • (Compass)
  • Don't call it glory
  • Marcus Sedwick
Control code
21052030
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780763675547
Lccn
2013955699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884479995
  • (OCoLC)884479995
Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond [and 10 others] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Walker Books, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Nose of a Zeppelin bomb) --
  • The country you called home
  • John Boyne
  • (Recruitment poster)
  • When they were needed most
  • Tracy Chevalier
  • (Princess Mary's Gift Fund box)
  • A world that has no war in it
  • David Almond
  • (Soldier's writing case)
  • Our Jacko
  • A Harlem Hellfighter and his horn
  • Tanya Lee Stone
  • (Sheet music)
  • Maud's story
  • Adèle Geras
  • (War-time butter dish)
  • Captain Rosalie
  • Timothée de Fombelle
  • (Victoria Cross)
  • Each slow dusk
  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Sheena Wilkinson
  • (School magazines)
  • Little wars
  • Ursula Dubosarsky
  • (French toy soldier)
  • (Brodie helmet)
  • Another kind of missing
  • A.L. Kennedy
  • (Compass)
  • Don't call it glory
  • Marcus Sedwick
Control code
21052030
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9780763675547
Lccn
2013955699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn884479995
  • (OCoLC)884479995

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