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The Resource The polar bear, Jenni Desmond

The polar bear, Jenni Desmond

Label
The polar bear
Title
The polar bear
Statement of responsibility
Jenni Desmond
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gorgeously illustrated nonfiction book about the polar bear, this is a factually accurate as well as a poetic exploration of polar bear bodies, habits, and habitats. Working in a painterly, expressive way, Jenni Desmond creates landscapes and creatures that are marked by atmosphere and emotion, telling a story about bears that engages the reader's interest in amazing facts as well as their deep sense of wonder
Summary
An introduction to the polar bear combines facts and illustrations that make their habits and characteristics easy to comprehend
Writing style
Award
New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2016.
Awards note
Sendak Fellowship Recipient, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10548092
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desmond, Jenni
Dewey number
599.786
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 5-8
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1100
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polar bear
  • First facts.
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The polar bear, Jenni Desmond
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
000058911357
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781592702008
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)938996641
Label
The polar bear, Jenni Desmond
Publication
Copyright
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
000058911357
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781592702008
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)938996641

Library Locations

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