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The Resource Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Label
Clever Ali
Title
Clever Ali
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When seven-year-old Ali's greedy pet steals cherries from the wicked Sultan for whom his father keeps carrier pigeons, Ali is given three days to find 600 new cherries or his father will be thrown into the deep, dark oubliette. Includes facts about carrier pigeons and the sultan on whom this story is based, as well as an excerpt from "In Praise of Books" by al-Jahiz
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Cle 2006
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.2
  • 3.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
De Marcken, Gail
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homing pigeons
  • Pigeons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
  • Egypt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
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
29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439370141
Lccn
2005027133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780439370141
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61881049
  • (Sirsi) o61881049
  • (TMQ) o61881049
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
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
29 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439370141
Lccn
2005027133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780439370141
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61881049
  • (Sirsi) o61881049
  • (TMQ) o61881049

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