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The Resource The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate, by Joy Cowley ; illustrated by Sarah Davis

The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate, by Joy Cowley ; illustrated by Sarah Davis

Label
The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate
Title
The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate
Statement of responsibility
by Joy Cowley ; illustrated by Sarah Davis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An appealing and non-stereotypical love story with a strong female main character and a pirate - making this book great for both girls and boys. The fierce little woman lived in a house at the end of a jetty. She knitted socks in blue and green wool, to sell to sailors who had got their feet wet. But when there were no ships at her jetty, she was quite alone. One stormy day, a pirate came to the house on the jetty. He stood on his toes, and starting tap-tap-tapping on the window
Summary
The fierce little woman lives in a house at the end of a jetty and knits socks to sell to sailors. One stormy day a wicked pirate arrives on the jetty and starts tap-tapping on her window. She's not intimidated by the pirate's threats, but when he admits his fear, she relents and lets him into her house
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
379949
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cowley, Joy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davis, Sarah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knitters (Persons)
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
Target audience
primary
Label
The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate, by Joy Cowley ; illustrated by Sarah Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • NSW Premiers Reading Challenge K-2
  • Previously published: Auckland, N.Z. : Shortland Educational, 1984
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000046371768
Dimensions
24 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781877467400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The fierce little woman and the wicked pirate, by Joy Cowley ; illustrated by Sarah Davis
Publication
Note
  • NSW Premiers Reading Challenge K-2
  • Previously published: Auckland, N.Z. : Shortland Educational, 1984
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000046371768
Dimensions
24 x 25 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781877467400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

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