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The Resource The true tale of a giantess : the story of Anna Swan, [written by] Anne Renaud ; [illustrated by] Marie Lafrance

The true tale of a giantess : the story of Anna Swan, [written by] Anne Renaud ; [illustrated by] Marie Lafrance

Label
The true tale of a giantess : the story of Anna Swan
Title
The true tale of a giantess
Title remainder
the story of Anna Swan
Statement of responsibility
[written by] Anne Renaud ; [illustrated by] Marie Lafrance
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Anna Swan came into the world, people chattered. They whispered over tea and gossiped across fences. Because even when she was small, Anna was ... tall. By the time she was four, she'd risen higher than a rain barrel. At six, she was taller than her mother. By ten, she towered over her father. And still she grew, always feeling she did not fit into her world. But Anna had dreams that matched her height -- she imagined a life of travel and adventure. At seventeen, she moved to New York City to join P.T. Barnum's Gallery of Wonders. And it was there that Anna's world began to grow ..
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Renaud, Anne
Dewey number
j599.9/49
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN69.22.S93
LC item number
R46 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lafrance, Marie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swan, Anna
  • Giants
  • Circus performers
  • Swan, Anna
  • Giants
  • Swan, Anna
  • Giants
  • Nova Scotia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The true tale of a giantess : the story of Anna Swan, [written by] Anne Renaud ; [illustrated by] Marie Lafrance
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1035285094
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771383769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1035285094
Label
The true tale of a giantess : the story of Anna Swan, [written by] Anne Renaud ; [illustrated by] Marie Lafrance
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
on1035285094
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781771383769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1035285094

Library Locations

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