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The Resource Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky

Label
Dear Mr. Henshaw
Title
Dear Mr. Henshaw
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his letters to his favorite author, ten-year-old Leigh reveals his problems in coping with his parents' divorce, being the new boy in school, and generally finding his own place in the world
Summary
In his letters to his favorite author, ten-year-old Leigh reveals his problems coping with his parents' divorce, being the new boy in school, and generally finding his own place in the world
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Fiction, 1986.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1986.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1989.
  • Newbery Medal, 1984.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Children’s Books, 1986.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1984
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
087513
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Newbery Medal/Honor
  • ALA Notable Books
  • Booklist
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
3-6
LC call number
PZ7.C5792
LC item number
De 1987
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
910
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Newbery medal winner"--Cover
  • "Cornerstone books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19555994
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
141 pages (lg. print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781557360014
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
86032183 /AC/r90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
flb00179010
Label
Dear Mr. Henshaw, Beverly Cleary ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky
Publication
Note
  • "Newbery medal winner"--Cover
  • "Cornerstone books."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19555994
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
141 pages (lg. print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781557360014
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
86032183 /AC/r90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
flb00179010

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