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The Resource Locomotive, Brian Floca

Locomotive, Brian Floca

Label
Locomotive
Title
Locomotive
Statement of responsibility
Brian Floca
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details what the first passengers experienced as they traveled West on the transcontinental railroad in the summer of 1869
Summary
Presents a visual exploration of America's early railroads, examining the sounds, speed, and strength of the fledgling transcontinental locomotives and the experiences of pioneering travelers
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Caldecott Medal, 2014.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2013
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal/Honor, 2014
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award/Honors, 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10219343
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • School Library Journal starred, July 2013
  • Booklist starred, July 2013
  • Horn Book Starred, September 2013
  • Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, September 2013
  • Pub Weekly, July 2013
  • Kirkus Starred, April 2013
  • New York Times, November 2013
  • Caldecott Medal/Honor
  • School Library Journal starred
  • Booklist starred
Dewey number
385/.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • 3-6
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
TJ603.2
LC item number
.F56 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book"--T.p
  • Map on endpaper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
21416582
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
{56} p.
Isbn
9781489819376
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Lccn
2012042295
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (rplri)138920
  • (IMchF)fol14614823
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book"--T.p
  • Map on endpaper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
21416582
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
{56} p.
Isbn
9781489819376
Isbn Type
(Follett bdg.)
Lccn
2012042295
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (rplri)138920
  • (IMchF)fol14614823

Library Locations

    • Eckhart Public LibraryBorrow it
      603 S Jackson St, Auburn, IN, 46706, US
      41.363993 -85.057397

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