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Who was Jules Verne? / by James Buckley Jr. ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland.

Buckley, James, Jr., 1963- (author.). Copeland, Gregory, (illustrator.).
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  • 23 of 24 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 24 total copies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland J 843.8 HB (Text) 76277000037613 Juvenile NonFiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville WHOHQ BUCKLEY (Text) 34706001568759 WhoHQ Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler jB VERNE (Text) 34044000893634 Juvenile Series Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J 92 VER (Text) 76895000306532 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton C B VERNE (Text) 3680600420138 CHILDRENS NON-FICTION Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JB Ver (Text) 32604030010206 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) J 921 VER (Text) 33187004082323 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library J 921 VER (Text) 33187004082331 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 921 VER (Text) 33187004082349 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood KIDS BIOGRAPHY Verne (Text) 36626103739025 1st Floor Kids Orange Zone Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781518225888
  • ISBN: 9780448488509
  • ISBN: 9780399542374
  • ISBN: 9781643108162
  • Physical Description: 106 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, An Imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]

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Includes bibliographical references (page 106).
Summary, etc.:
"Meet the father of science fiction, Jule Verne. Born in France in 1828, Jules Verne always dreamed of adventure. At age 11, he snuck onboard a ship headed for the Indies only to be discovered by his father and have his dreams dashed. After his father made him swear to only travel "in his imagination," Verne kept his promise for the rest of his life. He began writing adventure stories as a young man and became a popular writer throughout France. Known for mixing scientific discovery and literature in his books like Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea and Around the World in 80 Days, Verne is often called "The Father of Science Fiction.""-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
930L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.0 1.0 182922.
Subject: Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. > Juvenile literature.
Authors, French > 19th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Literary.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / Europe.

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