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The Resource The secret knowledge of grown-ups : the second file, revealed and illustrated by David Wisniewski

The secret knowledge of grown-ups : the second file, revealed and illustrated by David Wisniewski

Label
The secret knowledge of grown-ups : the second file
Title
The secret knowledge of grown-ups
Title remainder
the second file
Statement of responsibility
revealed and illustrated by David Wisniewski
Title variation
Second file
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents wacky, fanciful explanations--some with a kernel of truth--for rules that parents impose on their children, including reasons for brushing one's teeth, washing one's feet, and not swallowing gum
  • A grown-up disguised as a sneaker, the tooth fairy, and a mop, exposes the true, disturbing reasons parents urge their children not to swallow their gum, eat junkfood, or stay in the bathtub too long
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wisniewski, David
Dewey number
818/.5402
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • "Ages 7 and up"--P. [4] of cover
  • 810L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PN6231.C32
LC item number
W58 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Adulthood
  • Behavior
  • Parent and child
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The secret knowledge of grown-ups : the second file, revealed and illustrated by David Wisniewski
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780688178543
Lccn
00049875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0003637238
  • 357414
Label
The secret knowledge of grown-ups : the second file, revealed and illustrated by David Wisniewski
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780688178543
Lccn
00049875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0003637238
  • 357414

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