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The Resource Knucklehead : tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka, Jon Scieszka

Knucklehead : tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka, Jon Scieszka

Label
Knucklehead : tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka
Title
Knucklehead
Title remainder
tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka
Statement of responsibility
Jon Scieszka
Title variation
Only Viking presents Knucklehead
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How did Jon Scieszka get so funny? He grew up as one of six brothers with Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV shows, and jokes told at family dinner
Summary
Babysitting mishaps, lazy summer days by the lake, and silly childhood pranks are remembered in this amusing memoir of the life of an adventurous young boy growing up in a family with six brothers
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 4-5, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285849
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8 up
LC call number
PS3569.C5748
LC item number
Z46 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
tall tales and mostly true stories of growing up Scieszka
Label
Knucklehead : tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka, Jon Scieszka
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0906/2008016870-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
5014367
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9780670011384
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008016870
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225534402
  • (OCoLC)225534402
Label
Knucklehead : tall tales & mostly true stories about growing up Scieszka, Jon Scieszka
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0906/2008016870-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
5014367
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9780670011384
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008016870
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn225534402
  • (OCoLC)225534402

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