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The Resource Abigail the whale, written by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; translated by Karen Li

Abigail the whale, written by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; translated by Karen Li

Label
Abigail the whale
Title
Abigail the whale
Statement of responsibility
written by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; translated by Karen Li
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Abigail gets discouraged when the other kids call her a whale during swimming class, until her swimming teacher gives her advice for improving her swimming that she uses to help her in class and with other parts of her life
Member of
Summary
Abigail dreads swimming lessons because all the kids yell, "Abigail is a whale", when she jumps into the pool. But when her swimming teacher suggests that she needs to think light in order to swim well, things begin to turn around. And soon Abigail starts thinking about a lot of things.
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10533430
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calì, Davide
Dewey number
j843/.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 430
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Li, Karen
  • Bougaeva, Sonja
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imagination
  • Swimming
  • Overweight children
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Abigail the whale, written by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; translated by Karen Li
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
933590739
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771471985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Abigail the whale, written by Davide Cali ; art by Sonja Bougaeva ; translated by Karen Li
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
933590739
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771471985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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