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The Resource My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson

Label
My father's arms are a boat
Title
My father's arms are a boat
Statement of responsibility
Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Title variation
My fathers arms are a boat
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
Unable to sleep, a young boy climbs into his father's arms and asks about birds, foxes, and whether his mother will ever awaken, then under a starry sky, the father provides clear answers and assurances
Member of
Summary
Unable to sleep, a young boy climbs into his father's arms and asks about birds, foxes, and whether his mother will ever awaken, then under a starry sky, the father provides clear answers and assurances
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10167322
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ978825
LC item number
My 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Norway : Det Norske Samlaget, 2008
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
19992630
Dimensions
25 x 21 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012022767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
My father's arms are a boat, Stein Erik Lunde ; [illustrated by] Oyvind Torseter ; translated from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson
Publication
Note
Originally published: Norway : Det Norske Samlaget, 2008
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
19992630
Dimensions
25 x 21 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781592701247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012022767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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