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The Resource Home in the rain, Bob Graham

Home in the rain, Bob Graham

Label
Home in the rain
Title
Home in the rain
Statement of responsibility
Bob Graham
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Francie and her pregnant mom are driving home from Grandma's in the heavy rain. When they're still far from home, they stop for a picnic. As the car windows fog up, Francie spells out her name, "Daddy" and "Mom," and leaves one space free for her soon-to-be baby sister
Summary
Francie and her mum, who is expecting a baby girl, are driving home from Grandma's in the heavy rain. When they're still far from home, they stop for a picnic. And as the car steams up, Francie presses her little finger on the window, spelling out "Daddy" and "Mummy" and leaving one space free, ready and waiting for the name of her soon-to-be sister..
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Children's Book of the Year Award (Children's Book Council of Australia), Picture Book of the Year, 2017.
  • Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2017.
  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Children's Fiction, 2017.
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10541627
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-8
  • AD590L
  • Decoding demand: 66 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 82 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 94 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 85 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Home in the rain, Bob Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21085418
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763692698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn959032156
Label
Home in the rain, Bob Graham
Publication
Copyright
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
21085418
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763692698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn959032156

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