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The Willoughbys / Lois Lowry, nefariously written and ignominiously illustrated by the author.

Lowry, Lois. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville JF LOW (Text) 71462000027837 Juv Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385737760
  • Physical Description: 164 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Yearling, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Yearling book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-163).
Citation/References Note:
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Bo, 4/2008
Booklist, 2/15/2008
Kirkus Review, 2/15/2008
Publisher's Weekly, 2/4/2008
School Library Journal, 4/2008
Voice of Youth Advocate, 8/2008
Summary, etc.:
In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny.
Target Audience Note:
790 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 5.2 4.0 121315.
Reading Counts RC 5.2 7.0 43506.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.2 4.0 121315.
Awards Note:
Int'l Reading Assoc. Children's Choice, 2009
Subject: Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Humorous stories > Juvenile literature.

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