The Resource A house called Awful End, Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts

A house called Awful End, Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts

Label
A house called Awful End
Title
A house called Awful End
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts
Title variation
Awful End
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens is taken in by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow
  • When eleven-year-old Eddie Dickens's ill parents become "a bit crinkly round the edges," he is taken by his great-uncle and great-aunt, Mad Uncle Jack and Mad Aunt Maude, and embarks on adventures that involve strolling actors, St. Horrid's Home for Grateful Orphans, and a carnival float shaped like a giant cow
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ardagh, Philip
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
980L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.A6776
LC item number
Ho 2002
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roberts, David
Series statement
Eddie Dickens trilogy
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great-uncles
  • Great-aunts
  • Humorous stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A house called Awful End, Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes new foreword by the author
  • "Originally published in England in 2000 by Faber and Faber Ltd. under the title Awful End"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780805068283
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001051927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • bwi08410102
  • 377180
Label
A house called Awful End, Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by David Roberts
Publication
Note
  • Includes new foreword by the author
  • "Originally published in England in 2000 by Faber and Faber Ltd. under the title Awful End"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
119 pages
Isbn
9780805068283
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001051927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • bwi08410102
  • 377180

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