The Resource Locomotive, Brian Floca

Locomotive, Brian Floca

Label
Locomotive
Title
Locomotive
Statement of responsibility
Brian Floca
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Learn what it was like to travel on the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s
Summary
Presents a visual exploration of America's early railroads, examining the sounds, speed, and strength of the fledgling transcontinental locomotives and the experiences of pioneering travelers
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Caldecott Medal, 2014.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10219343
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Floca, Brian
Dewey number
385.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Locomotives
  • Railroads
  • Children's stories
Target audience
preschool
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416994152
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781416994152
Label
Locomotive, Brian Floca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416994152
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781416994152

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