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The Resource Locomotive, Brian Floca

Locomotive, Brian Floca

Label
Locomotive
Title
Locomotive
Statement of responsibility
Brian Floca
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn what it was like to travel on the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s
Summary
Presents a visual exploration of America's early railroads, examining the sounds, speed, and strength of the fledgling transcontinental locomotives and the experiences of pioneering travelers
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Caldecott Medal, 2014.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2013
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal, 2014.
  • Robert F. Sibert Honor, 2014.
  • Orbis Pictus Honor, 2014.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10219343
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
385.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 840
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TJ603.2
LC item number
.F56 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.7.
  • 5.5.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson Book."
  • Map on front endpapers
  • "Atheneum Books for Young Readers an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Children's Publishing ..."--Page opposite title page
  • "The illustrations for this book are rendered in watercolor, ink, acrylic and gouache."--Page opposite title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
5638140
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416994152
Lccn
2012042295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn826640049
  • (OCoLC)826640049
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson Book."
  • Map on front endpapers
  • "Atheneum Books for Young Readers an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Children's Publishing ..."--Page opposite title page
  • "The illustrations for this book are rendered in watercolor, ink, acrylic and gouache."--Page opposite title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
5638140
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416994152
Lccn
2012042295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn826640049
  • (OCoLC)826640049

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