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The Resource Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski

Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski

Label
Hey, Al
Title
Hey, Al
Statement of responsibility
story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A city janitor and his treasured canine companion are transported by a large colorful bird to an island in the sky, where their comfortable paradise existence threatens to turn them into birds as well
Summary
Al, a janitor, and his faithful dog, Eddie think they've escaped their dull, work-a-day world and found paradise until they discover they're being transformed into birds
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1987
  • Caldecott Medal, 1987.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades K-3, 1988.
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1987.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116466
Cataloging source
ZJF
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
320
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
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
Control code
13947472
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374330606
Lccn
86080955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(PPL)8795
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Publication
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
13947472
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780374330606
Lccn
86080955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(PPL)8795

Library Locations

    • Franklin County Public Library - Brookville BranchBorrow it
      919 Main St., Brookville, IN, 47012, US
      39.424454 -85.012847

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