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The Resource An elephant in the garden, by Michael Morpurgo, (sound recording)

An elephant in the garden, by Michael Morpurgo, (sound recording)

Label
An elephant in the garden
Title
An elephant in the garden
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Morpurgo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's 1944. Elizabeth's father is fighting with the German army. Her mother works at Dresden zoo, where her favourite animal is a young elephant named Marlene. When the zoo director tells her the dangerous animals must be shot to prevent them running amok if the town is bombed, Elizabeth's mother moves Marlene into the back garden
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Morpurgo, Michael
Dewey number
  • 823.9'14
  • 823.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Fiona Clarke
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Clarke, Fiona
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  • Zoos
  • Elephants
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
An elephant in the garden, by Michael Morpurgo, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Control code
9781846489228
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 19 min.)
Isbn
9781846489228
Isbn Type
(sound discs)
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Label
An elephant in the garden, by Michael Morpurgo, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Control code
9781846489228
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 19 min.)
Isbn
9781846489228
Isbn Type
(sound discs)
Other physical details
digital, stereo

Library Locations

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      Shepherds Bush Road Hammersmith, London, W6 7AT, GB
      51.4948594 -0.2239664
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