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The Resource The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

Label
The Polar Express
Title
The Polar Express
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Summary
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades K-2, 1991.
  • Caldecott Medal, 1986.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award, 1987.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
Awards note
Caldecott Medal winner, 1986
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
115695
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Allsburg, Chris
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
520L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Santa Claus
  • North Pole
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm
Edition
Twentieth anniverisary edition.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780618611690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618611690
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm
Edition
Twentieth anniverisary edition.
Extent
30 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780618611690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618611690
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

    • Comsewogue Public LibraryBorrow it
      170 Terryville Road, Port Jefferson Station, NY, 11776, US
      40.923668 -73.053316
    • Smithtown Library - Kings Park BranchBorrow it
      1 Church Street, Kings Park, NY, 11754, US
      40.884981 -73.253433
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