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The Resource Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare, by Silvana Gandolfi ; translated by Lynne Sharon Schwartz

Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare, by Silvana Gandolfi ; translated by Lynne Sharon Schwartz

Label
Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare
Title
Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare
Statement of responsibility
by Silvana Gandolfi ; translated by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Title variation
Tortoise who loved Shakespeare
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
In Venice, Italy, ten-year-old Elisa finds she must deal with all the unexpected consequences of her beloved eccentric grandmother's transformation into a giant Aldabra tortoise, native to a small group of coral islands in the Seychelles
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gandolfi, Silvana
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.G1466
LC item number
Al 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schwartz, Lynne Sharon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Aldabra tortoise
  • Turtles
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Grandmothers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Aldabra tortoise
  • Turtles
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Magic
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare, by Silvana Gandolfi ; translated by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm53253183
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9780439497442
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016858
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 718808
  • 699975
Label
Aldabra, or, The tortoise who loved Shakespeare, by Silvana Gandolfi ; translated by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Publication
Control code
ocm53253183
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9780439497442
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003016858
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 718808
  • 699975

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