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The Resource Hachiko waits, Lesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira

Hachiko waits, Lesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira

Label
Hachiko waits
Title
Hachiko waits
Statement of responsibility
Lesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Professor Ueno's loyal Akita, Hachiko, waits for him at the train station every afternoon, and even after the professor has a fatal heart attack while at work, Hachiko faithfully continues to await his return until the day the dog dies. Based on a true story; includes an author's note and glossary of Japanese words
Summary
Professor Ueno's loyal Akita, Hachiko, waits for him at the train station every afternoon, and even after the professor has a fatal heart attack while at work, Hachiko faithfully continues to await his return until the day the dog dies. Based on a true story; includes an author's note and glossary of Japanese words
Award
  • ASPCA Henry Bergh Children's Book Honor for Fiction, Companion Animals, 2004.
  • Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
134562
Cataloging source
DLC
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Newman, Lesléa
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.N47988
LC item number
Hac 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kodaira, Machiyo
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hachiko (Dog)
  • Hachiko (Dog)
  • Akita dog
  • Dogs
  • Japan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hachiko waits, Lesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780805073362
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003068589
Other physical details
ill. :
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54407914
  • (OCoLC)54407914
  • (DLC)143225
Label
Hachiko waits, Lesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780805073362
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003068589
Other physical details
ill. :
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54407914
  • (OCoLC)54407914
  • (DLC)143225

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