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The Resource The witches, Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake

The witches, Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake

Label
The witches
Title
The witches
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice
Summary
A young boy and his Norwegian grandmother, who is an expert on witches, together foil a witches' plot to destroy the world's children by turning them into mice
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Whitbread Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 1983.
  • West Australian Young Readers's Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 1986.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1984
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088271
Cataloging source
HCO
Citation source
  • Children's Catalog (Wilson)
  • Booklist
  • School Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dahl, Roald
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3-6
  • 6.2
  • 740L
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Book Co
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.D1515
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories, English
  • Witches
  • Grandmothers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The witches, Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
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 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
vi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780374384586
Lccn
83014195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The witches, Roald Dahl ; pictures by Quentin Blake
Publication
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 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
vi, 201 pages
Isbn
9780374384586
Lccn
83014195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY, 11932, US
      40.937413 -72.302398
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      330 Court Street, Riverhead, NY, 11901, US
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