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The Resource How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals, Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green

How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals, Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green

Label
How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals
Title
How to be a good creature
Title remainder
a memoir in thirteen animals
Statement of responsibility
Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Understanding someone who belongs to another species can be transformative. No one knows this better than author, naturalist, and adventurer Sy Montgomery. To research her books, Sy has traveled the world and encountered some of the planet’s rarest and most beautiful animals. From tarantulas to tigers, Sy’s life continually intersects with and is informed by the creatures she meets
Summary
A naturalist and adventurer discusses the personalities and quirks of thirteen animals who have profoundly affected her, exploring themes of learning to become empathetic, creating families, coping with loss, and the otherness and sameness of people and animals
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692294
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Montgomery, Sy
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL85
LC item number
.M65 2018b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Green, Rebecca
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals
  • Large type books
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Large type books
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir in thirteen animals
Label
How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals, Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-210)
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
21574007
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
213 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432858438
Lccn
2018042159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1051779277
Label
How to be a good creature : a memoir in thirteen animals, Sy Montgomery ; illustrated by Rebecca Green
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-210)
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
21574007
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
213 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432858438
Lccn
2018042159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1051779277

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