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The Resource A crocodile in the family, words by Kitty Black ; illustrations by Daron Parton

A crocodile in the family, words by Kitty Black ; illustrations by Daron Parton

Label
A crocodile in the family
Title
A crocodile in the family
Statement of responsibility
words by Kitty Black ; illustrations by Daron Parton
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A family of birds stumble across an egg in the bush and take it home with them. The family are thrilled when a little crocodile hatches from the egg, but the other animals are a little confused. 'Why do you keep him?' they ask. 'Is it because he's helpful? 'He is helpful,' replies the family, 'but that's not why we keep him. 'As Croccy gets bigger, the bush animals become more confused. 'Is it because he's beautiful? Is it because he's fun? Is it because he makes a great coat rack? Is that it? Is that why you keep him?'Croccy is beautiful, and he is fun, and he does make a great coat rack. But that's not why the family keep him. They keep Croccy because he belongs with them. And that's that
Cataloging source
ANL:PDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Black, Kitty
Dewey number
A823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Intended audience
3+ years
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parton, Daron
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crocodiles
  • Families
  • Australian fiction
Target audience
preschool
Label
A crocodile in the family, words by Kitty Black ; illustrations by Daron Parton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23998035
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged) ;
Isbn
9780734419491
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
A crocodile in the family, words by Kitty Black ; illustrations by Daron Parton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
23998035
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged) ;
Isbn
9780734419491
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

Library Locations

    • Ruth Faulkner Public Library - City of BelmontBorrow it
      215 Wright Street, Cloverdale, 6105, AU
      -31.96206 115.93403
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