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The Resource Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter

Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter

Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story
Title
Dewey the library cat
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abandoned in a library book drop slot in the dead of winter, this remarkable kitten miraculously endured the coldest night of the year. When librarian Vicki Myron found him in the morning, she wrapped him in her arms, nurtured him back to health, and introduced him to his new home - the library. Helping Myron through a difficult time, and inspiring the struggling town of Spencer, Iowa, Dewey gained worldwide fame as a symbol of hope, warming the hearts of all with his tail...or rather, his tale. This middle-grade adaptation of the Grand Central bestseller Dewey features an 8-page photo insert, including exclusive, never-before-seen photos of the Dewey
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
362052
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myron, Vicki
Dewey number
636.80092/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
SF445.5
LC item number
.M972 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Witter, Bret
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dewey (Cat)
  • Library cats
  • Spencer (Iowa)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story
Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
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
429750084
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780316068710
Lccn
2009030867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
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
429750084
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780316068710
Lccn
2009030867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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