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The Resource The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg

Label
The Polar Express
Title
The Polar Express
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Summary
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades K-2, 1991.
  • Caldecott Medal, 1986.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award, 1987.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1985.
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal, 1986.
  • Caldecott Award winner, 1986.
  • Texas Bluebonnet Award nominee, 1987-1988.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
115695
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
520
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm12162097
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780395389492
Lccn
85010907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1203747
  • (OCoLC)12162097
Label
The Polar Express, written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm12162097
Dimensions
24 x 30 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780395389492
Lccn
85010907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1203747
  • (OCoLC)12162097

Library Locations

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      2712 Nederland Ave., Nederland, TX, 77627, US
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