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The Resource The griffin's feather, written and illustrated by Cornelia Funke ; translated by Anthea Bell

The griffin's feather, written and illustrated by Cornelia Funke ; translated by Anthea Bell

Label
The griffin's feather
Title
The griffin's feather
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Cornelia Funke ; translated by Anthea Bell
Title variation
griffins feather
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The last winged horses are on the brink of extinction. The foals are ill, and Ben, a young dragon rider, volunteers to seek the only cure: a griffin's feather. His silver dragon, Firedrake, agrees to help. But griffins are a dragon's fiercest enemy, and live far away in the sweltering jungle
Member of
Summary
Ben and his adopted parents are devoting their lives to protecting rare and fabulous creatures (like dragons) and at the moment they are trying to save the last of the winged horses, Pegasus unicus; there are three eggs, but without their mother they will not survive and the only hope is to obtain a Griffin feather--but Griffins are enemies of the dragons, and may not be willing to help
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10675677
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Funke, Cornelia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bell, Anthea
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dragon rider
Series volume
[2]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dragons
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Animals, Mythical
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The griffin's feather, written and illustrated by Cornelia Funke ; translated by Anthea Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes Who's who section, and bibliographical references in the Acknowledgements section
  • Originally published in German in 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060447605
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781911077886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The griffin's feather, written and illustrated by Cornelia Funke ; translated by Anthea Bell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes Who's who section, and bibliographical references in the Acknowledgements section
  • Originally published in German in 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000060447605
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781911077886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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