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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116466
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yorinks, Arthur
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Y819
LC item number
He 1986
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Egielski, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Dogs
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On jacket: The Caldecott medal
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780374330606
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374330606
  • (OCoLC)14990971
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Publication
Note
On jacket: The Caldecott medal
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780374330606
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780374330606
  • (OCoLC)14990971

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