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The Resource Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter

Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter

Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story
Title
Dewey the library cat
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abandoned in a library book drop slot in the dead of winter, this remarkable kitten miraculously endured the coldest night of the year. When librarian Vicki Myron found him in the morning, she wrapped him in her arms, nurtured him back to health, and introduced him to his new home - the library. Helping Myron through a difficult time, and inspiring the struggling town of Spencer, Iowa, Dewey gained worldwide fame as a symbol of hope, warming the hearts of all with his tail...or rather, his tale. This middle-grade adaptation of the Grand Central bestseller Dewey features an 8-page photo insert, including exclusive, never-before-seen photos of the Dewey
Summary
Follows the development of an endearing kitten abandoned in an Iowa library drop-box into an affable library mascot who made many friendships with the library staff and patrons of all ages
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
362052
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
636.80092/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF445.5
LC item number
.M972 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story
Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Gift of Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Delta Omega Chapter International Honor Society in Education
Control code
5129332
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
214 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316068703
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009030867
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn429750084
  • (OCoLC)429750084
Label
Dewey the library cat : a true story, Vicki Myron with Bret Witter
Publication
Note
Gift of Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Delta Omega Chapter International Honor Society in Education
Control code
5129332
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
214 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316068703
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009030867
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn429750084
  • (OCoLC)429750084

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