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The Resource The white cat and the monk : a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán", Jo Ellen Bogart ; illustrations by Sydney Smith

The white cat and the monk : a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán", Jo Ellen Bogart ; illustrations by Sydney Smith

Label
The white cat and the monk : a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán"
Title
The white cat and the monk
Title remainder
a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán"
Statement of responsibility
Jo Ellen Bogart ; illustrations by Sydney Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A monk leads a simple life. He studies his books late into the evening and searches for truth in their pages. His cat, Pangur, leads a simple life, too, chasing prey in the darkness. As night turns to dawn, Pangur leads his companion to the truth he has been seeking."--
Summary
After spending a night studying his books, a monk reflects on his life and finds that he and his cat live equally simple lives, both in constant pursuit
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2017.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2016.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10482260
Cataloging source
VWMR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bogart, Jo Ellen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Sydney
  • Sampson, Fay
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monks
  • Cats
  • Truth
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a retelling of the poem "Pangur Ban"
Label
The white cat and the monk : a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán", Jo Ellen Bogart ; illustrations by Sydney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A retelling of the anonymous Irish poem Pangur Bán
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
000057625023
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781406372977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952161496
Label
The white cat and the monk : a retelling of the poem "Pangur Bán", Jo Ellen Bogart ; illustrations by Sydney Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
A retelling of the anonymous Irish poem Pangur Bán
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
000057625023
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781406372977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)952161496

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