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The bell in the bridge / Ted Kooser ; illustrated by Barry Root.

Kooser, Ted, (author.). Root, Barry, (illustrator.).

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  • 7 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler E KOO (Text) 34044000883551 Easy Available -
Butler PL - Butler J PIC KOOSER (Text) 73174005028073 Childrens: Picture Books Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC MUSIC & DANCING (Text) 30010170798576 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JPIC KOO (Text) 36626103800249 JUV Picture Books Available -
Jay Co PL - Bookmobile E KOOSE (Text) 76383000441485 Early Books Checked out 01/04/2018
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile j KOO (Text) 30477100935745 Children: Picture Book Checked out 01/11/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y F KOO PRI (Text) 34330513040353 Juvenile - Primary Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY KOO (Text) 37323005262624 EASY-PICT Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library ER KOO (Text) 70621000437338 Children - Easy Reader Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0763664812
  • ISBN: 9780763664817
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 20 x 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville : Candlewick Press, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When Charlie visits his hardworking grandparents in the summer, he often is left to himself, and he is lonely. So he goes out to play by the stream, with a tin can for tadpoles, a special weed-whacking stick, and stones to drop from the iron bridge. One day he notices that when he strikes the bridge with a big stone, it rings with a bong like a church bell and echoes into the valley. And sometimes a faint, very distant, different-sounding bong comes back. Is it an echo of an echo? Or could someone else, like him, be ringing another bridge altogether?
Subject: Bridges > Juvenile fiction.
Grandparents > Juvenile fiction.
Echo > Juvenile fiction.
Summer > Juvenile fiction.

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