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The Resource The naming of Tishkin Silk, by Glenda Millard ; illustrated by Caroline Magerl

The naming of Tishkin Silk, by Glenda Millard ; illustrated by Caroline Magerl

Label
The naming of Tishkin Silk
Title
The naming of Tishkin Silk
Statement of responsibility
by Glenda Millard ; illustrated by Caroline Magerl
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Griffin Silk has a secret in his heart, that nobody else knows until he meets Layla, a princess with a daisy-chain crown and he shares his inner thoughts with her. Together they find a way to deal with Griffin's secret. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Member of
Summary
Griffin Silk feels responsible for the absence of his mother and baby sister, but he and his new friend Layla find the perfect way to make everyone feel a little bit better
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2010.
Awards note
Children's Book Council of Australia, Book of the Year: Younger Readers, Honour Book 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
295588
Cataloging source
VP@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millard, Glenda
Dewey number
  • [Fic.]
  • A823.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
LC call number
PZ7.M598
LC item number
Na 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 930
  • 930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Magerl, Caroline
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kingdom of Silk
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bereavement in children
  • Perinatal death
  • Newborn infants
  • Domestic fiction, Australian
  • Individuality
  • Individual differences in children
  • Social acceptance
  • Friendship
  • Alternative lifestyles
  • Death
  • Children and death
  • Grief in children
  • Sisters
  • Differentiation (Sociology)
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Family
  • Friendship
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Bereavement
  • Missing persons
  • Families
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The naming of Tishkin Silk, by Glenda Millard ; illustrated by Caroline Magerl
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The Children's Book Council of Australia--Honour Book"---Cover
  • "NSW Premier's Literary Awards--2004 Shortlisted"---Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059266625
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
94 pages
Isbn
9780733313141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)60835699
Label
The naming of Tishkin Silk, by Glenda Millard ; illustrated by Caroline Magerl
Publication
Note
  • "The Children's Book Council of Australia--Honour Book"---Cover
  • "NSW Premier's Literary Awards--2004 Shortlisted"---Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059266625
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
94 pages
Isbn
9780733313141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)60835699

Library Locations

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