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Alistair in outer space

Author: LeVar Burton; Marilyn Sadler; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; Lancit Media Productions.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : Distributed by GPN, ©1986.
Series: Reading rainbow, no. 27.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation : Primary school   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's films
Juvenile works
Juvenile films
Fiction
Material Type: Partial animation, Primary school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Marilyn Sadler; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; Lancit Media Productions.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 43044280
Notes: Title from cassette label.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director of photography, Dean Parisot ; editor, James C. Wright.
Performer(s): Presenter: LeVar Burton.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (approximately 30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Contents: Alistair in outer space / Marilyn Sadler ; illustrated by Roger Bollen.--Check it out! The book about libraries / Gail Gibbons.--Commander Toad series / Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Bruce Degen.--Maps and globes / Jack Knowlton ; illustrated by Harriett Barton.
Series Title: Reading rainbow, no. 27.
Other Titles: Conan the Librarian.
Responsibility: produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library.

Abstract:

Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and reviews other books with related themes.

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