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The Resource The story of little Babaji, Helen Bannerman ; illustrated by Fred Marcellino

The story of little Babaji, Helen Bannerman ; illustrated by Fred Marcellino

Label
The story of little Babaji
Title
The story of little Babaji
Statement of responsibility
Helen Bannerman ; illustrated by Fred Marcellino
Title variation
Little Babaji
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Updated version of "The Story of Little Black Sambo," in which the characters have been given authentic Indian names in keeping with the setting, telling of Little Babaji who loses his fine new clothes to a quartet of tigers, but gets them back when the tigers get into a fight over which of them is the grandest
Related
Member of
Summary
A restructuring of the 1899 classic, The Story of Little Black Sambo, renames its main characters Babaji, Mamaji, and Papaji and evokes the rich culture of India with humor, suspense, and whimsical illustrations
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
103459
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children
  • Elem. School Library Collection
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3.5
  • K-3
  • AD 740
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of little Babaji, Helen Bannerman ; illustrated by Fred Marcellino
Instantiates
Publication
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
20195099
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
72 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780062050649
Lccn
96084139 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)22274
  • 438012A3F337475385B758E81451FA1E
  • (IMchF)fol04445297
Label
The story of little Babaji, Helen Bannerman ; illustrated by Fred Marcellino
Publication
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
20195099
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
72 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780062050649
Lccn
96084139 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)22274
  • 438012A3F337475385B758E81451FA1E
  • (IMchF)fol04445297

Library Locations

    • Morgan County Public LibraryBorrow it
      110 S. Jefferson St., Martinsville, IN, 46151, US
      39.425732 -86.427434
    • Morgan County Public Library - Monrovia BranchBorrow it
      145 S. Chestnut St., Monrovia, IN, 46157, US
      39.57692 -86.47981

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