The Resource The Blue Cat

The Blue Cat

Label
The Blue Cat
Title
The Blue Cat
Statement of responsibility
Ursula Dubosarsky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A boy stood in the playground under the big fig tree. 'He can't speak English,' the children whispered.Sydney, 1942. The war is coming to Australia - not only with the threat of bombardment, but also the arrival of refugees from Europe. Dreamy Columba's world is growing larger. She is drawn to Ellery, the little boy from far away, and, together with her highly practical best friend Hilda, the three children embark on an adventure through the harbour-side streets - a journey of discovery and terror, in pursuit of the mysterious blue cat ..
Summary
From the multi-award-winning author of The Red Shoe comes a haunting story about a boy who can't - or won't - speak about his past in war-torn Europe, and his friendship with a young Australian girl
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2018.
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10565088
Cataloging source
ANL
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1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dubosarsky, Ursula
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Historical Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Blue Cat
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6425422b-c9fc-473b-8389-6cf39880dd6e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925576597
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Blue Cat
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6425422b-c9fc-473b-8389-6cf39880dd6e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781925576597
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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