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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
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
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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