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The Resource Hero, Sarah Lean

Hero, Sarah Lean

Label
Hero
Title
Hero
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Lean
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A story about a little dog with the heart of a lion. From the bestselling author of a 'A Dog Called Homeless'.
  • Praise for Sarah Lean: "... beautifully written and moving without being mawkish. A talent to watch." - The Bookseller Buyers Guide "touching, reflective and lyrical." - Sunday Times, Culture "Sarah Lean's graceful, miraculous writing will have you weeping one moment and rejoicing the next." - Katherine Applegate, author of The One and Only Ivan
Biographical or historical data
Sarah Lean grew up in Wells, Somerset but now lives in Dorset with her husband, son and dog. She has worked as a page-planner for a newspaper, a stencil-maker and a gardener, amongst various other things. She gained a first class English degree and became a primary school teacher before returning to complete an MA in Creative and Critical Writing with University of Winchester. 'A Dog Called Homeless' was her first novel.
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Dewey number
JF
Index
no index present
Intended audience
From 9
Literary form
novels
Summary expansion
A story about a little dog with the heart of a lion. From the bestselling author of a 'A Dog Called Homeless'. Leo dreams about being a hero. In his imagination he is a fearsome gladiator, but he wants to be a hero in real life. When the boys at school dare Leo to do something he knows is wrong, he lets everybody down. How can he make things right again? A little dog called Jack Pepper is missing and it will take a true hero to find him and bring him home..
Target audience
juvenile
Hero, Sarah Lean
Label
Hero, Sarah Lean
Publication
Note
Paperback. B-format paperback
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leo feels invisible - at school and at home. When he's not doing homework with his one friend, George, Leo spends most of his time in his imagination. It's easy to feel brave if he's pretending to be a gladiator. When an accident at school brings Leo overnight fame he likes being centre of attention, for once. But then Leo finds himself doing things he knows are wrong, just to impress his new 'friends'
Control code
9780007512249
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Dimensions
20x13 cm.
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Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780007512249
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) MH_109321

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