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The Resource Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess and edited by Penelope Todd

Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess and edited by Penelope Todd

Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster
Title
Travels of an extraordinary hamster
Statement of responsibility
written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess and edited by Penelope Todd
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Hamster is determined to visit his cousins on the moon. He knows they must be eager to meet him. But his friends decide to go to the North Pole instead. Hamster lives in the clearing among his friends Mole, Snail, Hedgehog, and Rabbit. They are very accepting of Hamster, who is unapologetically selfish but somehow endearing
Member of
Summary
Sarcastic, egocentric Hamster engages in various pursuits with the help of his patient, understanding animal friends
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10439980
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desbordes, Astrid
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1975-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martin, Pauline
  • Burgess, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamsters
  • Friendship
  • Friendship
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Hamsters
  • Graphic novels
  • Hamsters
  • Hamsters
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess and edited by Penelope Todd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Original title: Le voyage d'un hamster extradinaire ©2014, Albin Michael Jeunesse
Content category
text
Contents
Snack -- Hamster's cousins -- Do-it-yourself -- Mole's novel -- Writing a letter -- Holidays -- Dear diary -- White on white -- Glasses -- Spaceship -- Dear Diary -- Return -- Writing a letter (continued) -- Preparation -- Arrival -- Introductions -- Snow -- Distinguished titles -- Palace -- Dessert -- Dear diary -- Invitation -- Ice skates -- Dear diary -- Countryside -- Ice and ocean -- Farewells -- Letter for Mole -- Return to the clearing
Control code
000055033907
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781927271834
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Label
Travels of an extraordinary hamster, written by Astrid Desbordes ; illustrated by Pauline Martin ; translated by Linda Burgess and edited by Penelope Todd
Publication
Copyright
Note
Original title: Le voyage d'un hamster extradinaire ©2014, Albin Michael Jeunesse
Content category
text
Contents
Snack -- Hamster's cousins -- Do-it-yourself -- Mole's novel -- Writing a letter -- Holidays -- Dear diary -- White on white -- Glasses -- Spaceship -- Dear Diary -- Return -- Writing a letter (continued) -- Preparation -- Arrival -- Introductions -- Snow -- Distinguished titles -- Palace -- Dessert -- Dear diary -- Invitation -- Ice skates -- Dear diary -- Countryside -- Ice and ocean -- Farewells -- Letter for Mole -- Return to the clearing
Control code
000055033907
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781927271834
Other physical details
color illustrations.

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