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The Resource Here comes the garbage barge!, written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio

Here comes the garbage barge!, written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio

Label
Here comes the garbage barge!
Title
Here comes the garbage barge!
Statement of responsibility
written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio
Title variation
Garbage barge!
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the spring of 1987, the town of Islip, New York, with no place for its 3,168 tons of garbage, loads it on a barge that sets out on a 162-day journey along the east coast, around the Gulf of Mexico, down to Belize, and back again, in search of a place willing to accept and dispose of its very smelly cargo
Summary
In the spring of 1987, the town of Islip, New York, with no place for its 3,168 tons of garbage, loads it on a barge that sets out on a 162-day journey along the east coast, around the Gulf of Mexico, down to Belize, and back again, in search of a place willing to accept and dispose of its very smelly cargo
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 2-3, 2011.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • Young Hoosier Book Picture Book Award Nominee, 2012-2013
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348992
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 670
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.W75477
LC item number
Her 2010
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670
Literary form
fiction
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  • 0
  • 2
Reading level
3.8
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
primary
Label
Here comes the garbage barge!, written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18203379
Dimensions
25 x 30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375952180
Lccn
2008040709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)331087
  • (IMchF)fol12304810
Label
Here comes the garbage barge!, written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18203379
Dimensions
25 x 30 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375952180
Lccn
2008040709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (LHPL)331087
  • (IMchF)fol12304810

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