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The Resource Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith

Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith

Label
Town is by the sea
Title
Town is by the sea
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Throughout his day, a young boy thinks of his father who is working in the coal mine that is located underneath the ocean
  • "A young boy wakes up to the sound of the sea, visits his grandfather's grave after lunch and comes home to a simple family dinner, but all the while his mind strays to his father digging for coal deep down under the sea."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
Boston Globe-Horn Book Honors, 2017.
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
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Schwartz, Joanne
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S4079
LC item number
To 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Sydney
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coal miners
  • City and town life
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Cities and towns
  • Boys
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sea stories
  • Ocean mining
  • Children of coal miners
  • Nova Scotia
  • Boys
  • Children of coal miners
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • Coal miners
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Fathers and sons
  • Ocean mining
  • Sea stories
  • Nova Scotia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
954430153
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554988716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)954430153
Label
Town is by the sea, Joanne Schwartz ; pictures by Sydney Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
954430153
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781554988716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)954430153

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