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The wheel on the school

Author: Meindert De Jong; Maurice Sendak
Publisher: New York, New York : HarperTrophy, 1972 ©1954
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Harper Trophy editionView all editions and formats
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"Six school children bring the storks (harbingers of good luck) back to their little Dutch village. (A story) written with dramatic power and a deep insight into the minds and hearts of children."--Booklist. Newbery Medal; ALA Notable Children's Book.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meindert De Jong; Maurice Sendak
ISBN: 0060215852 9780060215859 0060215860 9780060215866 0064400212 9780064400213
OCLC Number: 28706181
Performer(s): Read by Anne T. Flosnik.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1955.
Target Audience: Interest age level : Ages 8-12.; Lexile: 710L
Description: 298 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Do you know about storks? --
To wonder why --
Wagon wheel --
Jella and the farmer --
Pier and Dirk and the cherry tree --
Eelka and the ancient wheel --
Auka and the tin man --
Lina and the upturned boat --
Wheel rim --
Wagon in the sea --
Storm and storks --
Wheel on the school --
Flotsam and Jetsam --
Tots in the tower --
Storks in the sea.
Responsibility: by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak.

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"Six school children bring the storks (harbingers of good luck) back to their little Dutch village. (A story) written with dramatic power and a deep insight into the minds and hearts of children."--Booklist. Newbery Medal; ALA Notable Children's Book.

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