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The Resource The true story of Stellina, Matteo Pericoli

The true story of Stellina, Matteo Pericoli

Label
The true story of Stellina
Title
The true story of Stellina
Statement of responsibility
Matteo Pericoli
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the life of a lost wild bird taken home by Holly and her husband where it learned to feed it self and enjoy humans for eight years
Summary
The true story of a baby finch rescued and raised by the author and his wife. Stellina was a bird: "Cheep", a very little bird: "cheep!cheep!" So begins critically acclaimed author Matteo Pericoli's all-true story of how he and his wife, Holly, came to rescue and raise a little finch, Stellina, in the middle of New York City. When no zoo would take the abandoned bird, fallen from her nest onto a busy street, Holly took her home and gave her the best life she could. And there, in a Manhattan apartment, Stellina leaned how to eat, fly, and sing
Award
Gryphon Award, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145597
Cataloging source
NOV
Dewey number
636.6/862
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Interest level 5-8
  • AD 780
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
SF462.5
LC item number
.P47 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
610
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The true story of Stellina, Matteo Pericoli
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
7592493
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375932731
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
04061503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The true story of Stellina, Matteo Pericoli
Publication
Copyright
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
7592493
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780375932731
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
04061503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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