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The wheel on the school

Author: Meindert De Jong; Maurice Sendak
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row Publishers, [1954] ©1954
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lina and the other children must overcome many obstacles to bring the storks back to their little Dutch village. But they don't give up, and soon they get the whole village working to make their dream come true.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Juvenile books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991.
Wheel on the school.
New York, Harper [1954]
(OCoLC)556856804
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: 174138
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1955
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1955.
Target Audience: 710L
Description: 298 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Do you know about storks? --
To wonder why --
Wagon wheel --
Jells and the farmer --
Pier and Dirk and the cherry tree --
Eelka and the ancient wheel --
Auka and the tin man --
Lina and the upturned beat --
The wheel rim --
Wagon in the sea --
The storm and the storks --
The wheel on the school --
Flotsam and Jetsam --
The tots in the tower --
Storks in the sea.
Responsibility: by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak.

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Lina and the other children must overcome many obstacles to bring the storks back to their little Dutch village. But they don't give up, and soon they get the whole village working to make their dream come true.

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