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When the sky falls  Cover Image Book Book

When the sky falls / Phil Earle.

Earle, Phil, (author.).

Summary:

Even though the city faces nightly air raids, in 1941 Joseph is sent to London to live with the gruff Mrs F, who teaches the angry boy how to care for the remaining animals in the city zoo, including a mighty silverback gorilla named Adonis.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781547609307
  • ISBN: 1547609303
  • Physical Description: 312 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Great Britain in 2021 by Andersen Press"--T.p. verso.
"Inspired by a true story"--Cover.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-11. Bloomsbury Children's Books.
Grades 4-6. Bloomsbury Children's Books.
Subject: Gorilla > Juvenile fiction.
Zoos > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Great Britain > Juvenile fiction.
Gorilla > Fiction.
Zoos > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Great Britain > Fiction.
Gorille > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Jardins zoologiques > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
JUVENILE FICTION > Animals > Zoos.
JUVENILE FICTION > Historical > Military & Wars.
Gorilla.
Zoos.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1941 > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > George VI, 1936-1952 > Juvenile fiction.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1941 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George VI, 1936-1952 > Fiction.
Londres (Angleterre) > Histoire > 1940-1941 (Bombardement) > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Grande-Bretagne > Histoire > 1936-1952 (George VI) > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
England > London.
Great Britain.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Novels.
Historical fiction.
Novels.
Romans.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J EAR (Text) 000166413 Children's Library -- Fiction Available -


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