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The Resource Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson

Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson

Label
Soldier bear
Title
Soldier bear
Statement of responsibility
written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story
Member of
Summary
An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2012.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10018586
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dumon Tak, Bibi
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
780
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.D893635
LC item number
Sol 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hopman, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Brown bear
  • Bears
  • Soldiers
  • Mascots
  • Poland
  • Iran
  • Italy
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Soldaat wojtek. Amsterdam : Querido, c2008
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
145 p.
Isbn
9780802853752
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011013963
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707214127
Label
Soldier bear, written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: Soldaat wojtek. Amsterdam : Querido, c2008
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
145 p.
Isbn
9780802853752
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011013963
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707214127

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