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The Resource Smuggler's Curse

Smuggler's Curse

Label
Smuggler's Curse
Title
Smuggler's Curse
Statement of responsibility
Norman Jorgensen
Title variation
smugglers curse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Red Read's life takes an alarming turn when his mother sells him to an infamous smuggler plying his trade off the north-west coast of Australia in the closing days of the 19th century. From terrifying encounters with cut-throat pirates to battling the forces of nature in a tropical typhoon, from dining with head-hunting guerrillas to making meals of monkey stew, Red is in for a hair-raising adventure that may cost him his life
Summary
Red Read's life takes a surprising - and alarming - turn when his mother sells him to an infamous smuggler plying his trade off the north-west coast of Australia in the closing days of the 19th century. From terrifying encounters with cut-throat pirates to battling the forces of nature in a tropical typhoon, from dining with head-hunting guerrillas to making meals of monkey stew, Red is in for a hair-raising adventure that may cost him his life
Tone
Writing style
Award
West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Older Readers, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10541669
Cataloging source
ANL
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1954-
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Norman Jorgensen
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Juvenile Fiction / Action & Adventure
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Smuggler's Curse
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300002928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781925164220
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Smuggler's Curse
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300002928
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781925164220
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
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