Record Details

Catalog Search

Franky / Leo Timmers ; translated by Bill Nagelkerke.

Timmers, Leo, (author.). Nagelkerke, Bill, 1958- (translator.).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 11 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler PL - Butler J PIC TIMMER (Text) 73174005027504 Childrens: Picture Books Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville E TIM (Text) 76895000261430 2nd Floor Children's Easy Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JE TIMMERS (Text) 39230031748369 Children Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) EJ TIM (Text) 33187004039240 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library EJ TIM (Text) 33187004039257 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library EJ TIM (Text) 33187004039265 EJ - Preschool-grade 3 Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg E TIMMERS (Text) 32826014020861 J Picture Book Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood KIDS PICTURE JPIC TIM (Text) 36626103733473 1st Floor Kids Blue Zone Checked out 11/29/2018
Jackson Co PL - Discovery Bus JUV PICT TIMMERS (Text) 37500004367989 Kids Picture Books Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV PICT TIMMERS (Text) 9781927271933S On Order On order -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781927271933 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1927271932 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Gecko Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Sam has a lot of imagination. He loves robots and looks at the stars, imagining that robots live there. But Sam's parents are so busy doing mundane, ordinary things like vacuuming and gardening that they have have lost all their imagination. Although Sam and his parents speak the same language, they don't understand each other. Sam wants to share his beliefs and the only one who can understand him is...a robot. Thanks to his imagination, Sam builds Franky out of the ordinary objects his parents use. Although Franky and Sam don't speak the same language they DO understand each other because they share the same imagination and passion. That's why they become such good friends.
Target Audience Note:
BR Lexile.
Language Note:
Translated from the Dutch.
Subject: Imagination > Pictorial works > Juvenile fiction.
Robots > Pictorial works > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Pictorial works > Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories > Pictorial works.

Additional Resources