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The Resource Franklin in the dark, written by Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Brenda Clark

Franklin in the dark, written by Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Brenda Clark

Label
Franklin in the dark
Title
Franklin in the dark
Statement of responsibility
written by Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Brenda Clark
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Poor little Franklin has one of the most common childhood afflictions - he is afraid of the dark. This is particularly distressing for Franklin as he happens to be a turtle, and the darkness he fears is, of course, inside his own shell. Bravely, with shell in tow, he sets forth to seek help and in the course of his travels discovers a bird who is afraid of heights, a polar bear who is afraid of the cold, and even a hydrophobic duck. In the end, Franklin discovers that everybody is afraid of something, even his own mother, and his response to what he has learned is guaranteed to draw a smile
Member of
Summary
Franklin is afraid of small, dark places, which is a problem since he is a turtle
Theme
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
107578
Cataloging source
HCO
Dewey number
C813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
460
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Franklin the turtle
Target audience
preschool
Label
Franklin in the dark, written by Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Brenda Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
22 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771380072
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781771380072
Label
Franklin in the dark, written by Paulette Bourgeois ; illustrated by Brenda Clark
Publication
Copyright
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
22 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771380072
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781771380072

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