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The Resource Like a shooting star, Rino Alaimo

Like a shooting star, Rino Alaimo

Label
Like a shooting star
Title
Like a shooting star
Statement of responsibility
Rino Alaimo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a young boy's father doesn't return from the war, the lonely boy wishes upon a shooting star?one that turns out to be a little firefly who, try as she might, just can't fly. Touched by the boy's earnest wish, the firefly undertakes a courageous journey to bring the boy's father home
Summary
Award-winning filmmaker and author of The Boy Who Loved the Moon Rino Alaimo returns with an endearing tale about courage and love. When a young boy's father doesn't return from the war, the lonely boy wishes upon a shooting star—one that turns out to be a little firefly who, try as she might, just can't fly. Touched by the boy's earnest wish, the firefly undertakes a courageous journey to bring the boy's father home. Hope, love, and the courage of an unlikely hero fill the pages of this stunningly illustrated picture book
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562366
Cataloging source
NWPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alaimo, Rino
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Stars
  • Wishes
  • War
  • Soldiers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Like a shooting star, Rino Alaimo
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
000059747060
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781944822804
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952979088
Label
Like a shooting star, Rino Alaimo
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
000059747060
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
36 unnumbered pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781944822804
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952979088

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