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The Resource The polar express[book with audio disc], written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

The polar express[book with audio disc], written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

Label
The polar express[book with audio disc]
Title
The polar express[book with audio disc]
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
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
Citation source
  • Children's Catalog (Wilson)
  • ALA Notable Books
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Allsburg, Chris
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 520L
  • Ages 3-6
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
novels
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[book with audio disc], written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Contains one book and one CD
  • Compact Disc produced by Charlesberry Production c2000
Accompanying material
1 compact disc (16 min. 40 sec.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm +
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
unknown
Isbn
9780395389492
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
unknown
Lccn
85010907
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
color illustrations
Special playback characteristics
dolby c encoded
Specific material designation
sound cassette
Speed
1 7/8 ips (tapes)
Tape configuration
quarter 4 track
Tape width
1/8 in.
Label
The polar express[book with audio disc], written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Contains one book and one CD
  • Compact Disc produced by Charlesberry Production c2000
Accompanying material
1 compact disc (16 min. 40 sec.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm +
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Groove width / pitch
unknown
Isbn
9780395389492
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
unknown
Lccn
85010907
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
color illustrations
Special playback characteristics
dolby c encoded
Specific material designation
sound cassette
Speed
1 7/8 ips (tapes)
Tape configuration
quarter 4 track
Tape width
1/8 in.

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