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The Resource Why?, written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola

Why?, written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola

Label
Why?
Title
Why?
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Title variation
War years
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author and illustrator Tomie dePaola chronicles his life at the ages of seven and eight, in 1942-43 Connecticut, describing in particular his relationship with his cousin Blackie, who leaves to fight the Nazis overseas as a bomber gunner
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, October 2007
  • School Library Journal, April 2007
  • Booklist, January 2007
  • Horn Book, October 2007
  • Kirkus Review, December 2006
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.4
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PS3554.E11474
LC item number
Z4787 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.5
Series statement
26 Fairmount Avenue book
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Why?, written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780142411780
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Why?, written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
85 p.
Isbn
9780142411780
Other physical details
ill.

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