Hadley Park Branch is closed Friday, Aug 3 - Sunday, Aug 12.

The missing piece

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Harper & Row,
Pub. Date:
c1976.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description

From Shel Silverstein, the celebrated author of The Giving Tree and Where the Sidewalk Ends, comes The Missing Piece, a charming fable that gently probes the nature of quest and fulfillment.

It was missing a piece. And it was not happy. What it finds on its search for the missing piece is simply and touchingly told. This inventive and heartwarming book can be read on many levels, and Silverstein's iconic drawings and humor are sure to delight fans of all ages.

So it set off in search of its missing piece. And as it rolled it sang this song-- Oh I'm lookin' for my missin' piece I'm lookin' for my missin' piece Hi-dee-ho, here I go, Lookin' for my missin' piece.

And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780060256715
9780060256722
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.2, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 480L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 70137e53-71d2-122d-0c39-ac5b69ccd967
Grouping Title missing piece
Grouping Author silverstein shel
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-09 23:06:08PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-14 01:26:22AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.2
author Silverstein, Shel.
author_display Silverstein, Shel
available_at_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids
collection_catalog Easy
detailed_location_catalog Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy, Green Hills - Kids Easy, Hermitage - Kids Easy
display_description A circle has difficulty finding its missing piece but has a good time looking for it.
format_catalog Book
format_category_catalog Books
id 70137e53-71d2-122d-0c39-ac5b69ccd967
isbn 9780060256715, 9780060256722
item_details ils:CARL0000039045|35192046908582|Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy|E Silvers|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000039045|35192046908590|Green Hills - Kids Easy|E Silvers|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000039045|35192046908608|Hermitage - Kids Easy|E Silvers|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||HM||, ils:CARL0000039045|A00338518|Crieve Hall Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1D235||, ils:CARL0000039045|A00675718|Norman Binkley Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction|811 Sil|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||13145||, ils:CARL0000039045|A01357456|J.T. Moore Middle - Teen Non-Fiction|811.54 SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4O563||, ils:CARL0000039045|A01521297|Robert E Lillard Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||26500||, ils:CARL0000039045|A01748325|Napier Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2F590||, ils:CARL0000039045|A01935541|Murrell @ Glenn - Teen Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||75585||, ils:CARL0000039045|A02058638|Crieve Hall Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1D235||, ils:CARL0000039045|B00153438|Westmeade Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2Y775||, ils:CARL0000039045|B00207880|Maxwell Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2B552||, ils:CARL0000039045|B00424336|Harpeth Valley Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction|811.54 SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1V395||, ils:CARL0000039045|FF00029414|Meigs Middle Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction|811.54 SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4N555||, ils:CARL0000039045|FF00031080|Croft Middle - Teen Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||45238||, ils:CARL0000039045|FF00057027|Dan Mills Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2C560||, ils:CARL0000039045|FF00123633|Cane Ridge Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||16184||, ils:CARL0000039045|FF00139499|Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||29522||, ils:CARL0000039045|MK10103550|Stratton Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2R710||, ils:CARL0000039045|MK10112170|Smith Springs Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2P686||, ils:CARL0000039045|MK10118420|Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2X765||, ils:CARL0000039045|MK10136043|Tom Joy Elementary - Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||24495||, ils:CARL0000039045|P00016023|Litton Middle - Teen Everyone|E SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4I510||, ils:CARL0000039045|P00171433|Joelton Middle - Teen Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4G470||, ils:CARL0000039045|P00486906|Buena Vista Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||14165||, ils:CARL0000039045|V00028432|Glencliff Elementary - Kids Fiction|F SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1L320||, ils:CARL0000039045|Y00000572|Oliver Middle - Teen Non-Fiction|811 SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4S612||, ils:CARL0000719513|FF00158349|Norman Binkley Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction|811 SIL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||13145||, ils:CARL0000737053|MK10205125|Eagle View Elementary - Everyone|E Sil|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||31278||
itype_catalog Book
last_indexed 2018-08-14T06:26:22.863Z
lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
lexile_score 480
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog E Silvers
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids
primary_isbn 9780060256715
publishDate 1976, 2004
record_details ils:CARL0000039045|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Harper & Row,|c1976.|[105] p. : ill. ; 23 cm., ils:CARL0000719513|Book|Books||English|HarperCollins,|[2004]|{105} p. : ill. ; 23 cm., ils:CARL0000737053|Book|Books||English|HarperCollins Publishers,|[2004]|105 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000039045 35192046908608 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000039045 35192046908590 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000039045 35192046908582 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Missing Piece The
subject_facet Autonomy -- Juvenile fiction, Circle -- Fiction, Circle -- Juvenile fiction, Fables, Loneliness -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The missing piece
title_full The missing piece / Shel Silverstein
title_short The missing piece
topic_facet Autonomy, Circle, Fables, Loneliness