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The Resource Sophie Scott goes south, Alison Lester

Sophie Scott goes south, Alison Lester

Label
Sophie Scott goes south
Title
Sophie Scott goes south
Statement of responsibility
Alison Lester
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sophie Scott is only nine years old, but she's going to Antarctica on an icebreaker with her dad, the ship's captain. During the voyage to Mawson Station and back, Sophie keeps a diary. She sees icebergs, penguins, seals and whales. She makes new friends, wonders at the southern lights and even becomes stranded in a blizzard!"--Back cover
Summary
Nine year-old Sophie Scott embarks on a month-long mission to Antarctica with her father aboard an icebreaker and documents her adventure in the iceberg-strewn seas in a diary she fills with notes about the area's natural wonders
Writing style
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2014.
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10132469
Cataloging source
SALS
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Lester, Alison
Dewey number
A823.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
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True
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Antarctica
Target audience
primary
Label
Sophie Scott goes south, Alison Lester
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000049085846
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780670880683
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Sophie Scott goes south, Alison Lester
Publication
Control code
000049085846
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780670880683
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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