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The Resource Malaika's surprise, text by Nadia L. Hohn ; pictures by Irene Luxbacher

Malaika's surprise, text by Nadia L. Hohn ; pictures by Irene Luxbacher

Label
Malaika's surprise
Title
Malaika's surprise
Statement of responsibility
text by Nadia L. Hohn ; pictures by Irene Luxbacher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
It's summertime, and Malaika and Adèle are enjoying playing carnival in their bright costumes, dancing and laughing in the sunshine. But when Mummy announces that they will soon have a new baby brother or sister, Malaika is unsure how to feel about another change in her family. Will Mummy forget about me? Back at school, Malaika is excited to see her teacher and classmates, and makes friends with a new girl who has recently arrived from a faraway country, just like Malaika. Then on her birthday, not one, but two surprises arrive to remind Malaika of the importance of family, and the story ends with a celebration of family love. Malaika's
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic formats.
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hohn, Nadia L
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English and Caribbean patois with some words in French and Arabic
LC call number
  • PZ7.1.H6455
  • PR9199.4.H6436
LC item number
  • Mals 2021
  • M357 2021
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Luxbacher, Irene
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnival
  • Racially mixed families
  • Newborn infants
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Friendship
  • Babies
Target audience
primary
Label
Malaika's surprise, text by Nadia L. Hohn ; pictures by Irene Luxbacher
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
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781773062648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1154411287
  • (OCoLC)1154411287
Label
Malaika's surprise, text by Nadia L. Hohn ; pictures by Irene Luxbacher
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
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781773062648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1154411287
  • (OCoLC)1154411287

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      37.377573 -76.770995
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