The Resource Cyclone, Jackie French ; [illustrated by] Bruce Whatley

Cyclone, Jackie French ; [illustrated by] Bruce Whatley

Label
Cyclone
Title
Cyclone
Statement of responsibility
Jackie French ; [illustrated by] Bruce Whatley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pile the presents by the tree Though clouds spiral out at sea. Wind snarls, skies weep grey But Santas sleigh is on its way! Christmas Eve 1974 is marked indelibly into the Australian psyche, as the night tropical Cyclone Tracy devastated the city of Darwin. Now, over 40 years later, Jackie Frenchs lyrical rhyming text tells the story of a citys indomitable spirit, and Bruce Whatleys sumptuous illustrations bring to life the powerful force of the storm to a whole new generation of readers
Tone
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10492523
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Jackie
Dewey number
A823.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whatley, Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cyclones
  • Storms
  • Natural disasters
  • Disaster relief
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Cyclone, Jackie French ; [illustrated by] Bruce Whatley
Instantiates
Publication
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
26 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781743623596
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Cyclone, Jackie French ; [illustrated by] Bruce Whatley
Publication
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
26 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781743623596
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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