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The Resource A stranger at Green Knowe, L. M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston

A stranger at Green Knowe, L. M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston

Label
A stranger at Green Knowe
Title
A stranger at Green Knowe
Statement of responsibility
L. M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A strange friendship develops between a young Chinese refugee who is spending the summer at Green Knowe and a gorilla who has escaped from the London Zoo
Member of
Summary
Ping can hardly wait to spend another vacation at the fabulous old manor house at Green Knowe. But this summer, it seems he is not the only visitor. Hanno, a beautiful, smart, and-- possible-- dangerous gorilla from the London Zoo, has gone missing. Could he be hiding in the lush gardens of Green Knowe? As the searchers draw ever closer to discovering the wayward gorilla, Ping does his best to hide his new friend-- and to preserve Hanno's freedom
Award
Carnegie Medal, 1961.
Awards note
Carnegie Medal, 1961.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
086369
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boston, L. M.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8 and up
  • 990
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.B6497
LC item number
St 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Boston, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Green Knowe chronicles
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green Knowe (England : Imaginary place)
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Gorilla
  • Great-grandmothers
  • Dwellings
  • England
  • Green Knowe (England : Imaginary place)
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Gorilla
  • Grandmothers
  • Houses
  • England
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A stranger at Green Knowe, L. M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1961
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
14225232
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harcourt Young Classics ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780152025892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001051809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol08399427
Label
A stranger at Green Knowe, L. M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, 1961
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
14225232
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harcourt Young Classics ed.
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780152025892
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001051809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol08399427

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