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The Resource Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall

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Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear
Title
Finding Winnie
Title remainder
the true story of the world's most famous bear
Statement of responsibility
by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Title variation
Finding Winnie
Title variation remainder
the true story of the worlds most famous bear
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Before Winnie-the-Pooh, there was a real bear named Winnie. And she was a girl! In 1914, Harry Colebourn, a veterinarian on his way to tend horses in World War I, followed his heart and rescued a baby bear. He named her Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg, and he took the bear to war. The true story of a remarkable friendship and an even more remarkable journey. At the London Zoo, Winnie made another new friend: a real boy named Christopher Robin
Summary
A woman tells her young son the true story of how his great-great-grandfather, Captain Harry Colebourn, rescued and learned to love a bear cub in 1914 as he was on his way to take care of soldiers' horses during World War I, and the bear became the inspiration for A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh
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Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Caldecott Medal, 2016.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Primary Nonfiction, 2016.
  • Municipal Chapter of Toronto IODE Jean Throop Book Award, 2015.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Elementary category, 2018.
  • OLA Best Bets, 2015.
  • Surrey Schools' Picture Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10450013
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
810
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Not rated. Suggested for ages 3-8
Language note
Closed captioned; read-along subtitles
LC call number
PZ7.1.M38
LC item number
Fin 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
PerformerNote
Read by Katherine Kellgren
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Runtime
22
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
other
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the true story of the world's most famous bear
Label
Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
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  • Title from disc label
  • Iconographic
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play in all DVD players or drives
  • "Based on the 2016 Caldecott Medal winner"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21062730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (22 min.)
Isbn
9781520014531
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781520014531
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn943642925
  • (OCoLC)943642925
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Finding Winnie : the true story of the world's most famous bear, by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Iconographic
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play in all DVD players or drives
  • "Based on the 2016 Caldecott Medal winner"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21062730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (22 min.)
Isbn
9781520014531
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781520014531
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn943642925
  • (OCoLC)943642925
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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