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The Resource Runaway robot, Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton

Runaway robot, Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton

Label
Runaway robot
Title
Runaway robot
Statement of responsibility
Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alfie is off school after an accident in which he lost both his hand and his confidence. He's lonely all day on his own. So when he comes across Eric, a one-legged robot in need of a friend, he brings him home with him. But a ban on humanoid robots has just been passed, which means Alfie is breaking the law by sheltering Eric. Can he keep his new friend safe, and himself out of trouble?
Summary
Alfie is off school after an accident in which he lost both his hand and his confidence. Hes lonely all day on his own. So when he comes across Eric, a one-legged robot in need of a friend, he brings him home with him. But a ban on humanoid robots has just been passed, which means Alfie is breaking the law by sheltering Eric. Can he keep his new friend safe and himself out of trouble? A funny and heartwarming adventure about two best friends helping put themselves back together, from the award-winning Frank Cottrell-Boyce.
Tone
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10775535
Cataloging source
MLSOD
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Cottrell Boyce, Frank
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Lenton, Steven
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True
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  • Robots
  • Disabilities
  • Best friends
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
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by Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton.
Label
Runaway robot, Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "What if your best friend was a robot?" -- cover
  • "When they told him to make new friends, they didn't mean from scratch..." -- title page
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
000065229205
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
272 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781509896769
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1090832537
Label
Runaway robot, Frank Cottrell Boyce ; illustrated by Steven Lenton
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "What if your best friend was a robot?" -- cover
  • "When they told him to make new friends, they didn't mean from scratch..." -- title page
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
000065229205
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
272 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781509896769
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1090832537

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