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The Resource Farther, Grahame Baker-Smith

Farther, Grahame Baker-Smith

Label
Farther
Title
Farther
Statement of responsibility
Grahame Baker-Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wonderful haunting illustrations capture this magical story as a father's unrelenting passion to fly finally becomes a reality. This is a poignant picture book that evokes the deep love between a boy and his father
Summary
When a father who dreams of flying goes off to war and does not return, his son decides to make the dream come true
Award
  • Kate Greenaway Medal, 2011.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2014.
Awards note
Winner of Kate Greenaway Medal 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10012694
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker-Smith, Grahame
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD620L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Reading level
2.6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Flight
  • Ambition
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Farther, Grahame Baker-Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781848771338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Farther, Grahame Baker-Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781848771338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

    • Babylon Public LibraryBorrow it
      24 South Carll Avenue, Babylon, NY, 11702, US
      40.695094 -73.325906
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