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The island of the skog

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Publisher:
Dial Press,
Pub. Date:
c1973.
Language:
English
Description
Shout it once! Shout it twice! Friends forever! Skog and mice! Since its publication in 1973, The Island of the Skog has been a favorite of children everywhere-and of the author himself! We're delighted to remind you of this beloved book on its thirtieth birthday. Jenny and her city-mouse friends take to the seas in search of a more peaceful place to live. But when they arrive at what first seems the island of their dreams, they have a giant problem to contend with: the island's only inhabitant, the Skog. Judging by his enormous footprints, he seems a more terrible threat than a hundred urban cats and dogs. How will the mice master their new domain? Funny, exciting and sweet, The Island of the Skog is a timeless tale of cooperation and compromise. It won the Michigan State Young Readers Award, and was included on Booklist 's Books for Every Child and the CBC Books for Peace list.
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ISBN:
9780808588955
9780803738423
9780803738409
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
530L
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Grouped Work ID 4690b7a5-2046-70fd-ebc4-a18cb887b0b8
Full title island of the skog
Author kellogg steven
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 00:08:50AM

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subject_facet Islands -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The island of the skog
title_full The island of the skog / story and pictures by Steven Kellogg
title_short The island of the skog
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