The Resource Big red kangaroo, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne

Big red kangaroo, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne

Label
Big red kangaroo
Title
Big red kangaroo
Statement of responsibility
Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exciting new addition to the narrative non-fiction series Nature Storybooks, about big red kangaroos. Far inland, the sun floats on the waves of a bake-earth day. Big Red and his mob of kangaroos wait for night-time when they can search for food. Young male kangaroos wait too - ready to challenge Red and take his place as leader
Member of
Summary
Red Kangaroo leads his mob of kangaroos to find grasses for grazing, while keeping an eye out for the young male kangaroos ready to challenge him for leadership
Writing style
Award
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
  • Crichton Award for Children's Book Illustration, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10220285
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saxby, Claire
Dewey number
599.2223
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Byrne, Graham
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crichton Award
  • Kangaroos
  • Literary prize winners
Target audience
primary
Label
Big red kangaroo, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Winner of the 2014 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781921720420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781921720420
Label
Big red kangaroo, Claire Saxby & Graham Byrne
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Winner of the 2014 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781921720420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781921720420

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