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Author Isaacs, Anne.

Title Swamp Angel / by Anne Isaacs ; illustrated by Paul O. Zelinsky.

Imprint New York : Dutton Children's Books, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Picture Books    E ISAACS,A    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Picture Books    E ISAACS,A    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Juvenile, Picture Books    E ISAACS,A    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "The illustrations for this book were painted in oils on cherry, maple, and birch veneers"--T.p. verso.
Summary Along with other amazing feats, Angelica Longrider, also known as Swamp Angel, wrestles a huge bear, known as Thundering Tarnation, to save the winter supplies of the settlers in Tennessee.
Awards Caldecott Honor Book, 1995.
Subject Tall tales.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Tennessee -- Fiction.
Tennessee -- Fiction.
Giants -- Juvenile fiction.
Girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Bears -- Juvenile fiction.
Discrimination -- Juvenile fiction.
Perseverance (Ethics) -- Juvenile fiction.
Muscle strength -- Juvenile fiction.
Tornadoes -- Juvenile fiction.
Wrestling -- Juvenile fiction.
Constellations -- Juvenile fiction.
Geography -- Origin -- Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Tennessee -- Juvenile fiction.
Wit and humor, Juvenile.
Tennessee -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Tall tales.
Juvenile literature -- 1984.
Tall tales.
Children's stories.
Caldecott Medal Honor book -- 1995.
Dust jackets (Bindings) -- 1994.
Added Author Zelinsky, Paul O, ill.
ISBN 0525452710

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