The Resource Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken

Label
Clever Ali
Title
Clever Ali
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When seven-year-old Ali's greedy pet steals cherries from the wicked Sultan for whom his father keeps carrier pigeons, Ali is given three days to find 600 new cherries or his father will be thrown into the deep, dark oubliette. Includes facts about carrier pigeons and the sultan on whom this story is based, as well as an excerpt from "In Praise of Books" by al-Jahiz
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
De Marcken, Gail
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homing pigeons
  • Pigeons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Egypt
Target audience
primary
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Colophon)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439370141
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005027133
Other control number
9780439370141
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm61881049
  • 292396
Label
Clever Ali, Nancy Farmer ; illustrated by Gail De Marcken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Colophon)
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439370141
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005027133
Other control number
9780439370141
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm61881049
  • 292396

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