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The Resource Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo

Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo

Label
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!
Title
Take away the A
Title remainder
an alphabeast of a book!
Statement of responsibility
by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when you subtract just one letter from a word? Beginning with "without the A the beast is the best" a pack of silly creatures worktheir way through the alphabet, subtracting each letter from a different word to alter its meaning and tell a story
Summary
Describes how taking away a letter of the alphabet can change one word into a different word, including taking away the letter "A" which changes beast into best and taking away the letter "M" which changes farm into far
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10395196
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Escoffier, Michaël
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
5-8
LC call number
PE1449
LC item number
.E73 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
200
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
DiGiacomo, Kris
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Alphabet
  • Children's stories
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Animals
  • Plays on words
  • Vocabulary
  • Alphabet
  • Plays on words
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • English language
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Plays on words
  • Vocabulary
  • Vocabulary
  • Plays on words
  • Alphabet
  • Alphabet
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Animals
  • Plays on words
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An alphabeast of a book!"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000052931462
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701568
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014014890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875240265
Label
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Publication
Note
"An alphabeast of a book!"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000052931462
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701568
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014014890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875240265

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