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The Resource Esio trot, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Esio trot, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake

Label
Esio trot
Title
Esio trot
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
High up in a tall building lives Mr Hoppy all alone. Downstairs lives Mrs Silver. Mr Hoppy loves her. And Mrs Silver loves her tortoise, Alfie. Oh, if only Mr Hoppy could perform some great feat that would make him a hero in her eyes Then one day his mind goes click and an amazing idea rushes into his head. With the help of a magical spell, some cabbage leaves and one hundred and forty tortoises, can shy Mr Hoppy win Mrs Silver's heart?
Summary
Shy Mr. Hoppy devises a plan to win the heart of his true love by teaching her a spell to make her tortoise grow bigger
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088261
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Size
  • Magic
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Pets
  • Turtles
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Esio trot, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Jonathan Cape, 1990
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
000058883806
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
53 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141369389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)964633937
Label
Esio trot, Roald Dahl ; illustrated by Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Jonathan Cape, 1990
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
000058883806
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
53 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141369389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)964633937

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