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A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Author: Philip Christian Stead; Erin E Stead; Roaring Brook Press.
Publisher: New York, New York : Roaring Brook, 2010. ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, always made time to visit his good friends: the elephant, the tortoise, the penguin, the rhinoceros, and the owl. But one day, he woke with the sniffles and the sneezes. Though he didn't make it into the zoo that day, he did receive some unexpected guests. -- From book jacket.
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Children's stories
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Christian Stead; Erin E Stead; Roaring Brook Press.
ISBN: 9781596434028 1596434023 9781596434028
OCLC Number: 466344397
Notes: "A Neal Porter book."
Art technique used: Delicate woodblock prints and fine pencil work.
Awards: Caldecott Medal, 2011
Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book, 2011
Target Audience: 760
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 23 x 25 cm
Responsibility: written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead.

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Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, always made time to visit his good friends: the elephant, the tortoise, the penguin, the rhinoceros, and the owl. But one day, he woke with the sniffles and the sneezes. Though he didn't make it into the zoo that day, he did receive some unexpected guests. -- From book jacket.

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