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The Resource Billy Elliot (Reader), Melvin Burgess ; retold by Karen Holmes ; series editors, Andy Hopkins and Jocelyn Potter

Billy Elliot (Reader), Melvin Burgess ; retold by Karen Holmes ; series editors, Andy Hopkins and Jocelyn Potter

Label
Billy Elliot (Reader)
Title
Billy Elliot (Reader)
Statement of responsibility
Melvin Burgess ; retold by Karen Holmes ; series editors, Andy Hopkins and Jocelyn Potter
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Eleven-year old Billy Elliot is different from other boys. He is not very clever or good at sport. Then, one day, he discovers ballet dancing. Finally he has found something that he can do well. But everybody knows that ballet is for girls, not boys! Will Billy continue to dance? Or have his father and brother got other plans for him?"--Publisher's site
Member of
Summary
After eleven-year-old Billy Elliot discovers ballet, he suffers the disapproval of his family and friends in his small hometown in northern England, where men work in the coal mines, they don't dance
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
086867
Cataloging source
WWBK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Billy Elliot (Motion picture)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Karen
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Burgess, Melvin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin readers. Level 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Easy to read materials
  • Ballet dancers
  • Male dancers
  • Reading comprehension
  • Readers for new literates
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Billy Elliot (Reader), Melvin Burgess ; retold by Karen Holmes ; series editors, Andy Hopkins and Jocelyn Potter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"By Melvin Burgess based on a motion picture screenplay written by Lee Hall"--Book cover
Accompanying material
1 MP3 sound disc.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000053969872
Dimensions
20 cm. +
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9781447925378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)842139584
Label
Billy Elliot (Reader), Melvin Burgess ; retold by Karen Holmes ; series editors, Andy Hopkins and Jocelyn Potter
Publication
Copyright
Note
"By Melvin Burgess based on a motion picture screenplay written by Lee Hall"--Book cover
Accompanying material
1 MP3 sound disc.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000053969872
Dimensions
20 cm. +
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9781447925378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)842139584

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