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The Resource Tom's midnight garden, A. Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Susan Einzig

Tom's midnight garden, A. Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Susan Einzig

Label
Tom's midnight garden
Title
Tom's midnight garden
Statement of responsibility
A. Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Susan Einzig
Title variation
Toms midnight garden
Title variation remainder
a graphic adaptation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tom is furious. His brother, Peter, has measles, so now Tom is being shipped off to stay with Aunt Gwen and Uncle Alan in their boring old apartment. There'll be nothing to do there and no one to play with. Tom just counts the days till he can return home to Peter.Then one night the landlady's antique grandfather clock strikes thirteen times leading Tom to a wonderful, magical discovery and marking the beginning of a secret that's almost too amazing to be true. But it is true, and in the new world that Tom discovers is a special friend named Hatty and more than a summer's worth of adventure for both of them. Now Tom wishes he could stay with his relativesand Hatty -- forever..
Summary
When Tom’s brother gets sick, Tom’s shipped off to spend what he’s sure will be a boring summer with his aunt and uncle in the country. But then Tom hears the old grandfather clock in the hall chime thirteen times, and he’s transported back to an old garden where he meets a mysterious girl named Hatty
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
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10657982
Cataloging source
IPL
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Pearce, Philippa
Dewey number
818
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.B3145
LC item number
To 1992
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510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Einzig, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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Fantasy
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a graphic adaptation
Label
Tom's midnight garden, A. Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Susan Einzig
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
14951173
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st HarperTrophy ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780064404457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26991341
  • (OCoLC)26991341
Label
Tom's midnight garden, A. Philippa Pearce ; illustrated by Susan Einzig
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
14951173
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st HarperTrophy ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780064404457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26991341
  • (OCoLC)26991341

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