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The wild robot, words and pictures by Peter Brown

Label
The wild robot
Title
The wild robot
Statement of responsibility
words and pictures by Peter Brown
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants
  • When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. She has no idea how she got there or what her purpose is - but she knows she needs to survive. After battling a fierce storm and escaping a vicious bear attack, she realizes that her only hope for survival is to adapt to her surroundings and learn from the island's unwelcoming animal inhabitants. As Roz slowly befriends the animals, the island starts to feel like home - until, one day, the robot's mysterious past come back to haunt her. From bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator Peter Brown comes a heartwarming and action-packed novel about what happens when nature and technology collide. -- from dust jacket
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Summary
Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there, and her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island's hostile inhabitants
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017.
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 4-6, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 4-5, 2017.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2018.
  • Surrey Schools' Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2018.
Awards note
Kennebec Valley Book Award 2017-2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10473706
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Peter
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
740
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PZ7.B81668
LC item number
Wi 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Reading level
  • 4.5
  • 5.1
  • 5.1
  • 5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Wild robot ;, The
Series volume
1
Study program name
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader
  • AR
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robots
  • Survival
  • Animals
  • Friendship
  • Islands
  • Robots
  • Survival
  • Animals
  • Friendship
  • Islands
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Animals
  • Friendship
  • Islands
  • Robots
  • Survival
  • Robots
  • Survival skills
  • Animals
  • Friendship
  • Islands
  • Friendship
  • Robots
  • Islands
  • Survival
  • Animals
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The wild robot, words and pictures by Peter Brown
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
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9780316381994
Lccn
2015021094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)917345756
Label
The wild robot, words and pictures by Peter Brown
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9780316381994
Lccn
2015021094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)917345756

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