The Resource An elephant in the garden, Michael Morpurgo

An elephant in the garden, Michael Morpurgo

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An elephant in the garden
Title
An elephant in the garden
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo
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Language
eng
Summary
1944. Elizabeth's mother works at Dresden Zoo, where her favorite animal is an elephant named Marlene. When the zoo director tells her the dangerous animals must be shot to prevent them running amok when the town is bombed, Elizabeth's mother moves Marlene into the back garden to save her. And then the bombs start to fall..
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Title
An elephant in the garden
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Contributor
Summary
Devastated to learn that an orphan elephant in the Dresden zoo where their mother works is to be euthanized in anticipation of an upcoming bombing, Lizzie and Karl persuade the zoo director to let them keep the elephant in their garden
Subject
Genre
Tone
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
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371556
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BTCTA
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ
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fiction
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Target audience
juvenile
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Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman
An elephant in the garden, Michael Morpurgo
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An elephant in the garden, Michael Morpurgo
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
199 p.
Isbn
9780312593698
Note
cat64
System control number
  • ocn698332893
  • (OCoLC)698332893
  • 1017598

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