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The Resource The tears of the salamander, Peter Dickinson

The tears of the salamander, Peter Dickinson

Label
The tears of the salamander
Title
The tears of the salamander
Statement of responsibility
Peter Dickinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Alfredo, a twelve-year-old choir boy in eighteenth-century Italy, loses his family in a fire, he goes to live with Uncle Giorgio, who he discovers is a sorcerer in control of the fires of Mt. Etna with sinister plans for his nephew
Summary
When Alfredo, a twelve-year-old choir boy in eighteenth-century Italy, loses his family in a fire, he goes to live with Uncle Giorgio, who he discovers is a sorcerer in control of the fires of Mt. Etna with sinister plans for his nephew
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121718
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Junior High School, August 2004
  • School Library Journal, August 2003
  • Booklist starred, May 2003
  • Library Media Connection starred, March 2004
  • Pub Weekly, August 2003
  • Kirkus Starred, July 2003
  • Horn Book, April 2004
  • Bulletin (Center for Children's books), December 2003
  • Kliatt Starred, July 2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickinson, Peter
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 6.8
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.D562
LC item number
Te 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Fire
  • Salamanders
  • Singing
  • Uncles
  • Orphans
  • Etna, Mount (Italy)
  • Italy
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The tears of the salamander, Peter Dickinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2303768
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780385730983
Lccn
2003000584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51892756
Label
The tears of the salamander, Peter Dickinson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2303768
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
197 pages
Isbn
9780385730983
Lccn
2003000584
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm51892756

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