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

Mattick, Lindsay, (author.). Blackall, Sophie, (illustrator.). Little, Brown and Company, (publisher.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 9 copies available at Blair County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Altoona Area Public Library EB COL (Text) 33240005214864 Children Biography Checked Out 04/22/2020
  Memorial for James D. Orr
Altoona Area Public Library EB WIN (Text) 33240004423755 Children Biography Checked Out 04/22/2020
Bellwood-Antis Public Library E Mat (Text) 310BEL00082616 Children Easy Nonfiction Available -
Claysburg Area Public Library E Mat (Text) 10CLA00095460P Children Easy Reader Available -
Hollidaysburg Area Public Library E Mat CAL 2015 (Text) 10HOL00011108V Children Easy Reader Available -
Hollidaysburg Area Public Library E Mat CAL 2015 (Text) 10HOL00011109W Children Easy Reader Available -
Martinsburg Community Library E Mat (Text) 1OMAR00085854S Children Easy Reader In Transit -
Roaring Spring Community Library E MAT (Text) 1OROA00056461M Children Nonfiction Available -
Tyrone-Snyder Public Library E Matt (Text) 1OTYR000450443 Children Easy Reader Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316324908
  • ISBN: 0316324906
  • ISBN: 9781518115912
  • ISBN: 1518115918
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York ; Little, Brown and Company, [2015]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
AD590L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 3.4 0.5 0.5 176655
Lexile AD590L.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal, 2016.
Subject: Colebourn, Harry, 1887-1947 > Juvenile fiction.
Winnie-the-Pooh (Fictitious character) > Juvenile fiction.
Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956 > Juvenile fiction.
Winnipeg (Bear) > Juvenile fiction.
Bears > Juvenile fiction.
Veterinarians > Juvenile fiction.
Soldiers > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
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