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Blue in the face : a story of risk, rhyme, and rebellion / by Gerry Swallow ; illustrated by Valerio Fabbretti.

Swallow, Gerry, author. (Author). Fabbretti, Valerio, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 10 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria jF SWA (Text) 37521530709692 AMPL Juvenile Fiction Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville YF SWALLOW (Text) 34706001507369 Youth Fiction Available -
Jay County Public Library - Bookmobile JF SWALL (Text) 76383000440995 Junior Fiction Checked out 12/08/2016
Kewanna-Union Township Public Library - Kewanna YF SWA (Text) 35887000466630 Youth Fiction Available -
Mitchell Community Public Library - Mitchell J SWA (Text) 36823001557761 J Fantasy Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville J FIC SWA (Text) 37323005247385 CHILD_FIC Available -
Oxford Public Library - Oxford JF SWA (Text) 34045000423728 Juvenile Fiction Checked out 12/21/2016
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City J SWALLOW (Text) 30403002145225 Childrens - Fiction Available -
Perry County Public Library - Cannelton J SAW (Text) 70622000038796 CPL-Juvenile Fiction Available -
Rochester Library J SWA (Text) 33187004051161 Juvenile Fiction - R Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781619634879 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1619634872 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 308 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury Childrens Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When Elspeth Pule, an eleven-year-old brat, wakes up one day in a strange forest, she finds some familiar faces around her--those of the nursery rhyme characters she grew up reading about. But as she soon learns from Humpty Dumpy, a suave, tuxedo-wearing egg, what she knows is a twisted version of the truth concocted by the evil Old King Krool--and none of the characters are who she thinks. Elspeth couldn't care less, but she soon gets pulled into the fight against Krool's tyranny. And if she wants to get home, she'll need to learn some compassion--and teach the characters that sometimes a good old-fashioned tantrum is exactly what's necessary.
Subject: Behavior > Fiction.
Characters in literature > Fiction.
Humorous stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic.
JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Nursery Rhymes.

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