Coverart for item
The Resource Seabiscuit : the wonder horse, Meghan McCarthy

Seabiscuit : the wonder horse, Meghan McCarthy

Label
Seabiscuit : the wonder horse
Title
Seabiscuit
Title remainder
the wonder horse
Statement of responsibility
Meghan McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of Seabiscuit, the grandson of one of the greatest racehorses of all time. But he'd lost nearly every race he'd run. Automobile tycoon Charles Howard took a risk and purchased Seabiscuit for a bargain price. With a clever new trainer and a loving jockey, Seabiscuit began winning. But could he really beat the Triple Crown Champion?
Summary
Based on a true story, Seabiscuit, the grandson of a famous racehorse, was unsuccessful as a racehorse for many years, but after getting a new owner who hired a good trainer and loving jockey to race him, Seabiscuit thrived, became a winner, and ended up competing against the famous Triple Crown champion War Admiral in the race of the century!
Writing style
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
279440
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
798.40092/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-8
  • AD 480
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
SF355.S4
LC item number
M33 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
480
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the wonder horse
Label
Seabiscuit : the wonder horse, Meghan McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
20994352
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416933601
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008006729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416933601
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn192134437
  • (OCoLC)192134437
Label
Seabiscuit : the wonder horse, Meghan McCarthy
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
20994352
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416933601
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008006729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416933601
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn192134437
  • (OCoLC)192134437

Library Locations

    • Jay County Public LibraryBorrow it
      315 N. Ship St., Portland, IN, 47371, US
      40.435481 -84.980349

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...