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When the sky falls  Cover Image Book Book

When the sky falls / by Phil Earle.

Earle, Phil, (author.).

Record details

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

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-11. Bloomsbury Children's Books.
Grades 4-6. Bloomsbury Children's Books.
Subject: Gorilla > Fiction.
Zoos > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Great Britain > Fiction.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1941 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George VI, 1936-1952 > Fiction.
Gorilla > Fiction.
Zoos > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Great Britain > Fiction.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1941 > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George VI, 1936-1952 > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.
Historical fiction.
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Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library On Order (Text) acq1177654 Acquisitions On order -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry JF EAR (Text) 33260000579913 Juvenile New - Closed Stacks Available -
Mark Twain Library Association - Redding J Earle (Text) 33620153480997 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
Ridgefield Library On Order (Text) acq1179993 Acquisitions In process -
Rowayton Library J EAR (Text) 33625122945327 Juvenile New Green Dot Recently Returned -
Southbury Public Library J EARLE (Text) 34019151033263 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
Woodbury Public Library J EARLE (Text) 34018152808285 Juvenile New Fiction Available -

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.

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