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The Resource The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing

The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing

Label
The book that eats people
Title
The book that eats people
Statement of responsibility
by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A darkly whimsical account of a predatory book's people-eating history warns young readers about the possible consequences of reading it while describing how it consumed such characters as little Sam Ruskin, sweet Victoria Glassford, and security guard Mr. Singh
Summary
The reader is warned to be careful around this book, which has already eaten several people and is always hungry
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
North Carolina Children's Book Award, Picture Books category, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
335271
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perry, John
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 3-7
  • Elementary Grade
LC call number
PZ7.P4388
LC item number
Bo 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
Reading level
3.9.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fearing, Mark,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Monsters
  • Books
  • Monsters
Target audience
primary
Label
The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
262143094
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781582462684
Lccn
2008042393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The book that eats people, by John Perry ; illustrations by Mark Fearing
Publication
Copyright
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
262143094
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781582462684
Lccn
2008042393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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