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The Resource Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

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Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear
Title
Finding Winnie
Title remainder
the true story of the world's most famous bear
Statement of responsibility
by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Title variation
Finding Winnie
Title variation remainder
the true story of the worlds most famous bear
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Contributor
Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman tells her young son the true story of how his great-great-grandfather, Captain Harry Colebourn, rescued and learned to love a bear cub in 1914 as he was on his way to take care of soldiers' horses during World War I. The bear became the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh
Summary
A woman tells her young son the true story of how his great-great-grandfather, Captain Harry Colebourn, rescued and learned to love a bear cub in 1914 as he was on his way to take care of soldiers' horses during World War I, and the bear became the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh
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Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Caldecott Medal, 2016.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Primary Nonfiction, 2016.
  • Municipal Chapter of Toronto IODE Jean Throop Book Award, 2015.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Elementary category, 2018.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2015.
  • Surrey Schools' Picture Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2017.
Awards note
Randolph Caldecott Medal, 2016
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10450013
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 590
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.1.M38
LC item number
Fin 2015
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590
Literary form
fiction
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  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
3.4.
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
preschool
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the true story of the world's most famous bear
Label
Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21055998
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316324908
Lccn
2014041122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780316324908
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn894149533
  • (OCoLC)894149533
Label
Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
21055998
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316324908
Lccn
2014041122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780316324908
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn894149533
  • (OCoLC)894149533

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