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The Resource The Tin Snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher

The Tin Snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher

Label
The Tin Snail
Title
The Tin Snail
Statement of responsibility
Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old French boy tries to save his father's job by inventing a special kind of car, but it isn't easy--especially when the Nazis are planning to steal his design
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McAllister, Cameron
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.M4
LC item number
Ti 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Usher, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Citroën 2CV automobile
  • Automobiles
  • Fathers and sons
  • Italians
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Tin Snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published...by Random House Children's Publishers UK, London, in 2014."
  • Based on the true story of the Citroen 2CV car
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780553536409
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2014048814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn903005366
  • (OCoLC)903005366
Label
The Tin Snail, Cameron McAllister ; illustrated by Sam Usher
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published...by Random House Children's Publishers UK, London, in 2014."
  • Based on the true story of the Citroen 2CV car
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780553536409
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2014048814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • ocn903005366
  • (OCoLC)903005366

Library Locations

    • Mount Pleasant Branch Vancouver Public LibraryBorrow it
      1 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC, V5T 3H7, CA
      49.264409 -123.100808
    • Oakridge Branch Vancouver Public LibraryBorrow it
      #191 - 650 West 41st Ave., Vancouver, BC, V5Z 2M9, CA
      49.233552 -123.117674
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