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The Resource The one and only ivan : My Story., Katherine Applegate, (electronic resource)

The one and only ivan : My Story., Katherine Applegate, (electronic resource)

Label
The one and only ivan : My Story.
Title
The one and only ivan
Title remainder
My Story.
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Applegate
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the 2013 Newbery Medal and a #1 New York Times bestseller, this stirring and unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendships. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated novel is told from the point-of-view of Ivan himself. Having spent 27 years behind the glass walls of his enclosure in a shopping mall, Ivan has grown accustomed to humans watching him. He hardly ever thinks about his life in the jungle. Instead, Ivan occupies himself with television, his friends Stella and Bob, and painting. But when he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from the wild, he is forced to see their home, and his art, through new eyes.The One and Only Ivan was hailed as a best book of the year by Kirkus, School Library Journal, and Amazon, demonstrating it is a true classic in the making. In the tradition of timeless stories like..
Summary
When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award, 2015.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Intermediate Books, 2013.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Fiction, 2015.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 4-5, 2013.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2016.
  • Newbery Medal, 2013.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2016.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Intermediate category, 2016.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-6, 2014.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Children’s Books, 2015.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2014.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Elementary School, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10030035
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Applegate, Katherine
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
570
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Humor (Fiction)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The one and only ivan : My Story., Katherine Applegate, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CD2979FA-D76F-46F5-922B-3C2F0A8DBB6E
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780062101983
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CD2979FA-D76F-46F5-922B-3C2F0A8DBB6E
Label
The one and only ivan : My Story., Katherine Applegate, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CD2979FA-D76F-46F5-922B-3C2F0A8DBB6E
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780062101983
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CD2979FA-D76F-46F5-922B-3C2F0A8DBB6E

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