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The Resource The umbrella mouse, Anna Fargher ; illustrated by Sam Usher

The umbrella mouse, Anna Fargher ; illustrated by Sam Usher

Label
The umbrella mouse
Title
The umbrella mouse
Statement of responsibility
Anna Fargher ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1944, and London is under attack. Young mouse Pip Hanway's safe and quiet world is turned upside down when her home, umbrella shop James Smith & Sons, is destroyed by a bomb. Orphaned and alone, she must begin a perilous quest to find a new home. But the only way to get there is by joining Noah's Ark, a secret gang of animals fighting with the resistance in France, operating beneath the feet of the human soldiers. Danger is everywhere and as the enemy closes in, Pip must risk everything to save her new friends
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Summary
A timeless tale of courage, resistance and friendship, The Umbrella Mouse is a heart-stopping adventure drawing on the true stories of animals caught in the conflict of WWII. 1944, and London is under attack. Young mouse Pip Hanways safe and quiet world is turned upside down when her home, umbrella shop James Smith & Sons, is destroyed by a bomb. Orphaned and alone, she must begin a perilous quest to find a new home. But the only way to get there is by joining Noahs Ark, a secret gang of animals fighting the resistance in France, operating beneath the feet of the human soldiers. Danger is everywhere and as the enemy closes in, Pip must risk everything to save her new friends. Beautifully illustrated by Sam Usher, Anna Farghers debut novel takes you on an incredible journey through a war that reaches even the smallest of creatures.
Theme
Character
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10775540
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Fargher, Anna
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9+ years old
Literary form
fiction
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Usher, Sam
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True
Series statement
Umbrella Mouse
Series volume
0001
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  • Animal fiction
  • Survival
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Mice
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Courage
  • Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The umbrella mouse, Anna Fargher ; illustrated by Sam Usher
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
000065299349
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9781529003970
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019017808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1101969544
Label
The umbrella mouse, Anna Fargher ; illustrated by Sam Usher
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
000065299349
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9781529003970
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019017808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1101969544

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