skip to content
The blue songbird Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The blue songbird

Author: Vern Kousky
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : RP Kids/ Running Press, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A little blue songbird longs to sing like her sisters. But whenever she tries, she cannot get the tune right. Her mother encourages her to leave home and find a song that only she can sing. With courage and tenacity, she travels the world, seeking advice from a crane, an owl, and a mean-looking crow, and other birds, hoping they will lead her to her special song. Told in gentle, lyrical prose and with bright,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Picture books
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vern Kousky
ISBN: 9780762460663 0762460660
OCLC Number: 958798692
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Vern Kousky.

Abstract:

A celebration of adventure and self-discovery with a modern sensibility. For fans of Jon Klassen and Oliver Jeffers  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The spare backgrounds and the delicacy of the landscapes recall Japanese watercolors. The tale is a familiar one... but it's told with grace."---Kirkus Reviews "The text flows almost poetically, and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/958798692> # The blue songbird
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "958798692" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: pri" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_animals_birds> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Animals--Birds
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/children_s_stories> ; # Children's stories
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/picture_books> ; # Picture books
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_social_themes_new_experience> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--New Experience
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/ability> ; # Ability
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/self_confidence> ; # Self-confidence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/singing> ; # Singing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_social_themes_self_esteem_&_self_reliance> ; # JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/birds> ; # Birds
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/voyages_and_travels> ; # Voyages and travels
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Person/kousky_vern> ; # Vern Kousky
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description "A little blue songbird longs to sing like her sisters. But whenever she tries, she cannot get the tune right. Her mother encourages her to leave home and find a song that only she can sing. With courage and tenacity, she travels the world, seeking advice from a crane, an owl, and a mean-looking crow, and other birds, hoping they will lead her to her special song. Told in gentle, lyrical prose and with bright, beautiful watercolor illustrations, The Blue Songbird is an empowering story for kids of all shapes, sizes, and singing ability."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3875120922> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Picture books for children"@en ;
    schema:genre "Picture books"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Person/kousky_vern> ; # Vern Kousky
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The blue songbird"@en ;
    schema:productID "958798692" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780762460663> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB771256> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/958798692> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Person/kousky_vern> # Vern Kousky
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Kousky" ;
    schema:givenName "Vern" ;
    schema:name "Vern Kousky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/children_s_stories> # Children's stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Children's stories"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_animals_birds> # JUVENILE FICTION--Animals--Birds
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Animals--Birds"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_social_themes_new_experience> # JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--New Experience
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--New Experience"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/juvenile_fiction_social_themes_self_esteem_&_self_reliance> # JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "JUVENILE FICTION--Social Themes--Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3875120922#Topic/voyages_and_travels> # Voyages and travels
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Voyages and travels"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780762460663>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0762460660" ;
    schema:isbn "9780762460663" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.