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The Resource One beastly beast : two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!, Garth Nix ; illustrated by Sholto Walker

One beastly beast : two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!, Garth Nix ; illustrated by Sholto Walker

Label
One beastly beast : two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!
Title
One beastly beast
Title remainder
two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!
Statement of responsibility
Garth Nix ; illustrated by Sholto Walker
Title variation
1 beastly beast
Title variation remainder
(2 aliens, 3 inventors, 4 fantastic tales)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A funny, magical, colourful story collection for young children. The stories are: / Serena and the Sea Serpent - in which a small girl discovers that being a Penguinmaid is too much fun! / Bill the Inventor - in which a young orphan discovers that finding ideal parents is very tricky indeed! / Blackbread the Pirate - in which Peter discovers that the world beneath his feet is fraught with rude rats! / The Princess and the Beastly Beast - in which Rinda discovers that monsters are not always so terrible on the inside..."--Provided by publisher
Summary
A collection of four fantasy tales in which a boy joins a strange navy in pursuit of video pirates, a neglected princess seeks adventure, an orphaned inventor seeks the perfect parents, and a genius girl faces a sea serpent
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
236575
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nix, Garth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walker, Sholto
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boy inventors
  • Pirates
  • Sea monsters
  • Boys
  • Girls
  • Rats
  • Princesses
  • Boy orphans
  • Parents
  • Inventions
  • Aliens (Non-humanoid)
  • Witches
  • Human sacrifice
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
(two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales)
Label
One beastly beast : two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!, Garth Nix ; illustrated by Sholto Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: London : HarperCollins Children's, 2007
Control code
000043026303
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781741754681
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.
Label
One beastly beast : two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales!, Garth Nix ; illustrated by Sholto Walker
Publication
Note
Previously published: London : HarperCollins Children's, 2007
Control code
000043026303
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9781741754681
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
Other physical details
ill.

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