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The Resource Last laughs : animal epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins

Last laughs : animal epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins

Label
Last laughs : animal epitaphs
Title
Last laughs
Title remainder
animal epitaphs
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers morbidly-humorous, pun-filled, illustrated epitaphs for animals that poetically describe how they met their ends
Summary
Imagines humorous epitaphs for such prehistoric creatures as T. Rex, Terror Bird, and Velociraptor, noting how they may have stepped into a pothole, lost one of their feet on a cliff, or failed to fly
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10597154
Cataloging source
WL8
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
818/.602
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
650
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PN6231.A5
LC item number
L49 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yolen, Jane
  • Timmins, Jeffrey Stewart
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Epitaphs
  • American wit and humor
  • Picture books for children
  • American wit and humor
  • Authors
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
prehistoric epitaphs
Label
Last laughs : animal epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
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
Contents
Last laughs -- Good-bye to a rowdy rooster -- Chicken crosses over -- Hen's last cluck -- Tough turkey -- No longer horsing around -- Ciao, cow -- Final pound for a hound -- Grabby tabby -- Katydidn't -- Firefly's final flight -- Flickering moth -- The last of a staggering stag -- For a bear, barely there -- Woodpecker's last hole -- Mourning a dove -- Owl be seeing you -- Cooked goose -- Swan song -- For a frog: not a hoppy ending -- Double-crossed newt -- Blue whale blues -- A narwhal, foiled again -- Not gone on porpoise -- A swordfish's pointed end -- Barracuda's bite-size demise -- R.I.P. (really inattentive piranha) -- Eel seals the final deal -- End of a rattling battler -- Hasta mañana, iguana -- An infirm worm
Control code
19732887
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781580892605
Isbn Type
(reinforced for library use)
Lccn
2011025702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795317752
  • (OCoLC)795317752
Label
Last laughs : animal epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
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
Contents
Last laughs -- Good-bye to a rowdy rooster -- Chicken crosses over -- Hen's last cluck -- Tough turkey -- No longer horsing around -- Ciao, cow -- Final pound for a hound -- Grabby tabby -- Katydidn't -- Firefly's final flight -- Flickering moth -- The last of a staggering stag -- For a bear, barely there -- Woodpecker's last hole -- Mourning a dove -- Owl be seeing you -- Cooked goose -- Swan song -- For a frog: not a hoppy ending -- Double-crossed newt -- Blue whale blues -- A narwhal, foiled again -- Not gone on porpoise -- A swordfish's pointed end -- Barracuda's bite-size demise -- R.I.P. (really inattentive piranha) -- Eel seals the final deal -- End of a rattling battler -- Hasta mañana, iguana -- An infirm worm
Control code
19732887
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781580892605
Isbn Type
(reinforced for library use)
Lccn
2011025702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795317752
  • (OCoLC)795317752

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