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The Resource The great bear, Libby Gleeson & Armin Greder

The great bear, Libby Gleeson & Armin Greder

Label
The great bear
Title
The great bear
Statement of responsibility
Libby Gleeson & Armin Greder
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A heartfelt story of a cruelly treated dancing bear who finds the courage to stand up for herself. The circus bear spends her days in a cage and her nights performing for a crowd. The crowd taunts her as she dances - poking her with sticks or throwing stones. Can she ever break free?
Summary
A bear imprisoned in a medieval circus is forced to perform night after night before a mocking crowd, but she finally can no longer stand the torment and determines to set herself free
Tone
Awards note
Children's Book of the Year Award: Picture Book, 2000 shortlist.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
377481
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gleeson, Libby
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 460
  • 460
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greder, Armin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bears
  • Bears
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The great bear, Libby Gleeson & Armin Greder
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Gosford, N.S.W. : Scholastic Australia, 1999
  • Premier's Reading Challenge
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000044674857
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
2010 ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781921529696
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)437257393
Label
The great bear, Libby Gleeson & Armin Greder
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Gosford, N.S.W. : Scholastic Australia, 1999
  • Premier's Reading Challenge
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000044674857
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
2010 ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781921529696
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)437257393

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