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The Resource The tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo

The tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo

Label
The tale of Despereaux
Title
The tale of Despereaux
Statement of responsibility
Kate DiCamillo
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The adventures of Desperaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin
Summary
The adventures of Despereaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Chapter Books, 2002.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Fiction, 2006.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Intermediate, 2005.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 4-5, 2005.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2005.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2005.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2006.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2005.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2007.
  • Newbery Medal, 2004.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Children’s Books, 2006.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121551
Cataloging source
SVP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DiCamillo, Kate
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Graeme Malcolm
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Malcolm, Graeme
  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fairy tales
  • Mice
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Playaway bookpacks"--Bag insert
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
Accompanying material
1 book.
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. +
Extent
1 sound media player (3 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9780739371053
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 82050
  • 2496
System control number
(OCoLC)961109785
System details
Playaway Digital Audio
Label
The tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Playaway bookpacks"--Bag insert
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
Accompanying material
1 book.
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. +
Extent
1 sound media player (3 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9780739371053
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 82050
  • 2496
System control number
(OCoLC)961109785
System details
Playaway Digital Audio

Library Locations

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