The Resource Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo

Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo

Label
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!
Title
Take away the A
Title remainder
an alphabeast of a book!
Statement of responsibility
by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when you subtract just one letter from a word? Beginning with "without the A the beast is the best" a pack of silly creatures work their way through the alphabet, subtracting each letter from a different word to alter its meaning and tell a story
Title
Take away the A
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Describes how taking away a letter of the alphabet can change one word into a different word, including taking away the letter "A" which changes beast into best and taking away the letter "M" which changes farm into far
Subject
Genre
Tone
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
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10395196
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1449
LC item number
.E73 2014
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200
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
juvenile
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by Michael Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Label
Take away the A : an alphabeast of a book!, by Michaël Escoffier ; illustrated by Kris Di Giacomo
Publication
Note
"An alphabeast of a book!"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701568
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014014890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
cat49
Other physical details
color illustrations
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System control number
  • ocn875240265
  • (OCoLC)875240265

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