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Author De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991.

Title The wheel on the school / by Meindert DeJong ; pictures by Maurice Sendak.

Publication Info. New York : Harper & Bros., [1954]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Fiction - CHVY-11  J DEJ    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Juvenile Fiction - CCBB-2  TWEEN DEJON    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Juvenile Fiction - EMPG-6  J DEJ (Newbery 1955)    AVAILABLE
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Juvenile Fiction - FRPY-12  J FIC DEJ    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Fiction - FPLY-13  J FIC DEJONG (NEWBERY)    AVAILABLE
 Graves-Hume PL Adult Professional Collection - GVHY-12  PROF COLL J DEJ NEWBERY    LIB USE ONLY
 Graves-Hume PL Newbery - GVHY-12  J DEJ (NEWBERY) c.2  AVAILABLE
 Henry C Adams Memorial Lib Juvenile Fiction - HCAG-7  J FIC DEJ    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Juvenile Fiction - HDBB-1  J DEJ (NEWBERY)    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Juvenile Fiction - LSBB-3  J DE JONG    AVAILABLE

Description 298 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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Contents Do You Know About Storks? -- To Wonder Why -- Wagon Wheel -- Jella and the Farmer -- Pier and Dirk and the Cherry Tree -- Eelka and the Ancient Wheel -- Auka and the Tin Man -- Lina and the Upturned Boat -- The Wheel Rim -- Wagon in the Sea -- The Storm and the Storks -- The Wheel on the School -- Flotsam and Jetsam -- The Tots in the Tower -- Storks in the Sea.
Summary Lina and the other children must overcome many obstacles to bring the storks back to their little Dutch village. But they don't give up, and soon they get the whole village working to make their dream come true.
Audience 710 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.7 10.0 94.
Reading Counts RC 3-5 5.7 15 Quiz: 12435.
Awards Newbery Medal, 1955
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1955.
Subject American fiction -- 20th century.
Storks -- Fiction.
Storks -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories.
Storks -- Fiction.
Newbery Medal.
Netherlands -- Fiction.
Netherlands -- Juvenile fiction.
Netherlands -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Children's stories.
Added Author Sendak, Maurice, illustrator.
Other Form: Online version: De Jong, Meindert, 1906-1991. Wheel on the school. New York, Harper [1954] (OCoLC)556856804
ISBN 0060215852

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