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The Swiss family Robinson / Johann David Wyss ; illustrated by Scott McKowen.

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL CLA FIC WYS (Text) 38217000539268 Fiction Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown J GREEN WYS (Text) 76331000111941 Children's Chapter Books Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City YP WYSS (Text) 30403002192300 Young Adult - Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J FIC Wys (Text) 31951004145477 Children's Room - Fiction Checked out 12/07/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781402726026
  • ISBN: 1402726023
  • Physical Description: viii, 341 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., [2006]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
This book relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life.
Target Audience Note:
4-8 Medialog, Inc.
NC1190 Lexile.
Subject: Survival > Fiction.
Shipwreck survival > Fiction.
Survival at sea > Fiction.
Airplane crash survival > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Islands > Fiction.

  • Baker & Taylor
    When a Swiss couple and their four sons are shipwrecked on an isolated island, they adapt to their "New Switzerland" using many imaginative methods of farming and animal taming.
  • Sterling
    Shipwrecked passengers on a deserted island: how will they survive? After their ship founders at sea, the Robinsons—father, mother, and four sons—find themselves stranded in an uninhabited, idyllic land. Young readers will enjoy watching them handle every crisis with cleverness and skill.



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