Abel's island

F FA STE

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Abel's island

Steig, William, 1907-

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985, c1976.

117 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

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Castaway on an uninhabited island, Abel, a very civilized mouse, finds his resourcefulness and endurance tested to the limit as he struggles to survive and return to his home.

Lexile: 920L

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1 copy available at Boynton Middle School

ISBN:

978-0-374-40016-3 : $10.60

LC Call No:

PZ7.S8177 Ab 1985

Dewey Class No:

Fic 21

Author:

Steig, William, 1907-

Title:

Abel's island / William Steig.

Publisher:

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985, c1976.

Physical:

117 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Notes:

"A Sunburst book.".

Summary:

Castaway on an uninhabited island, Abel, a very civilized mouse, finds his resourcefulness and endurance tested to the limit as he struggles to survive and return to his home.

Target Audience:

920 Lexile.

Awards Note:

Newbery Medal, 1977.

Subject:

Mice--Fiction.

Subject:

Islands--Fiction.

Subject:

Survival--Fiction.

Subject:

Mice--Fiction.

Subject:

Islands--Fiction.

Subject:

Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.--Fiction.

Call:

F FA STE

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    $b Other physical details  ill. ;
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    $b Source  Lexile.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $b Sublocation or collection  Fantasy : Purple

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