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The Resource The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki [and others] ; illustrated by Aliki [and others] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson

The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki [and others] ; illustrated by Aliki [and others] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson

Label
The Big book for our planet
Title
The Big book for our planet
Statement of responsibility
written by Aliki [and others] ; illustrated by Aliki [and others] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly thirty stories, poems, and non-fiction pieces by such notable authors as Natalie Babbitt, Marilyn Sachs, and Jane Yolen illustrated by the likes of Steven Kellogg and Susan Jeffers, demonstrate some of the environmental problems now plaguing our planet, e.g. overpopulation, tampering with nature, litter, pollution, and waste disposal
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.B438 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1919-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aliki
  • Durell, Ann
  • George, Jean Craighead
  • Paterson, Katherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental protection
  • Children's literature, American
  • Environmental protection
  • Children's literature, American
  • Environmental protection
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki [and others] ; illustrated by Aliki [and others] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
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
Contents
  • Oh world, I wish / Jane Yolen -- Take time / Tana Hoban -- Last days of the Giddywit / Natalie Babbitt -- The mushroom / H.M. Hoover -- Little whale and Jonah / Marilyn Sachs -- People's gardens : Frederick Law Olmsted and the first public parks / Milton Meltzer -- Watchers / Joanne Ryder -- Deep green gift / Rosemary Wells -- Wetlands / Seymour Simon -- Pigs on patrol / David McPhail -- Earth game / Pam Conrad -- Close encounter / Aliki -- Three cheers for bats / Laurence Pringle
  • (cont.) Why there is death : a native American story / adapted by John Bierhorst -- Bird / Stephanie S. Tolan -- Prayer for earth / Myra Cohn Livingston -- Limericks / X.J. Kennedy -- Letter from Crinkleroot / Jim Arnosky -- Traffic / William Sleater -- We are plooters / Jack Prelutsky -- From island to island / Lynne Cherry -- Boy who loved to swim / Jean Craighead George -- Me and my weeds / Anne Rockwell -- Elliott's house / Lois Lowry -- Jellies / Ruth Heller -- Bringing the prairie home / Patricia MacLachlan -- A song for Francis of Assissi : patron of ecology / Tomie dePaola -- Dear earth / Karla Kushkin
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780525451198
Lccn
92033433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3170407
  • (OCoLC)27013730
  • (OCoLC)ocm27013730
  • 266084
  • 3170407
Label
The Big book for our planet, written by Aliki [and others] ; illustrated by Aliki [and others] ; edited by Ann Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Oh world, I wish / Jane Yolen -- Take time / Tana Hoban -- Last days of the Giddywit / Natalie Babbitt -- The mushroom / H.M. Hoover -- Little whale and Jonah / Marilyn Sachs -- People's gardens : Frederick Law Olmsted and the first public parks / Milton Meltzer -- Watchers / Joanne Ryder -- Deep green gift / Rosemary Wells -- Wetlands / Seymour Simon -- Pigs on patrol / David McPhail -- Earth game / Pam Conrad -- Close encounter / Aliki -- Three cheers for bats / Laurence Pringle
  • (cont.) Why there is death : a native American story / adapted by John Bierhorst -- Bird / Stephanie S. Tolan -- Prayer for earth / Myra Cohn Livingston -- Limericks / X.J. Kennedy -- Letter from Crinkleroot / Jim Arnosky -- Traffic / William Sleater -- We are plooters / Jack Prelutsky -- From island to island / Lynne Cherry -- Boy who loved to swim / Jean Craighead George -- Me and my weeds / Anne Rockwell -- Elliott's house / Lois Lowry -- Jellies / Ruth Heller -- Bringing the prairie home / Patricia MacLachlan -- A song for Francis of Assissi : patron of ecology / Tomie dePaola -- Dear earth / Karla Kushkin
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780525451198
Lccn
92033433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3170407
  • (OCoLC)27013730
  • (OCoLC)ocm27013730
  • 266084
  • 3170407

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