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The Resource Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski

Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski

Label
Hey, Al
Title
Hey, Al
Statement of responsibility
story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A city janitor and his treasured canine companion are transported by a large colorful bird to an island in the sky, where their comfortable paradise existence threatens to turn them into birds as well
Member of
Summary
Al, a janitor, and his faithful dog, Eddie think they've escaped their dull, work-a-day world and found paradise until they discover they're being transformed into birds
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1987
  • Caldecott Medal, 1987.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades K-3, 1988.
Awards note
Caldecott Gold Medal, 1987
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
116466
Cataloging source
NIE
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Y819
LC item number
He 1986
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Watercolor in contrasting muted and bright colors
  • A Sunburst Book/Michael di Capua Books
Control code
716860
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780833527813
Lccn
86080955
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm19751393
  • (OCoLC)19751393
Label
Hey, Al, story by Arthur Yorinks ; pictures by Richard Egielski
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Watercolor in contrasting muted and bright colors
  • A Sunburst Book/Michael di Capua Books
Control code
716860
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[32] p.
Isbn
9780833527813
Lccn
86080955
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm19751393
  • (OCoLC)19751393

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