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The Resource Half brother, Kenneth Oppel

Half brother, Kenneth Oppel

Label
Half brother
Title
Half brother
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Oppel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1973, when a renowned Canadian behavioral psychologist pursues his latest research project--an experiment to determine whether chimpanzees can acquire advanced language skills--he brings home a baby chimp named Zan and asks his thirteen-year-old son to treat Zan like a little brother
Summary
In 1973, when a renowned Canadian behavioral psychologist pursues his latest research project--an experiment to determine whether chimpanzees can acquire advanced language skills--he brings home a baby chimp named Zan and asks his thirteen-year-old son to treat Zan like a little brother.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Canadian Library Association Book of the Year Award for Children, 2011.
  • Canadian Library Association Young Adult Book Award, 2011.
  • Red Maple Fiction Award (Ontario), 2012.
  • Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for YA-Middle Reader, 2011.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2011
  • OLA Best Bets, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
371947
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oppel, Kenneth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.O614
LC item number
Hal 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 11
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chimpanzees
  • Human-animal communication
  • Experiments
  • Victoria (B.C.)
  • Canada
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Half brother, Kenneth Oppel
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9780545229258
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010-2696
System control number
  • 4444-30860
  • (OCoLC)567195144
Label
Half brother, Kenneth Oppel
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9780545229258
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010-2696
System control number
  • 4444-30860
  • (OCoLC)567195144

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