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Here comes the garbage barge! / written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio.

Authors: Winter, Jonah, 1962-
Call number: jP WIN
Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2010.
Publication date: c2010.
Subject: Refuse and refuse disposal -- Juvenile fiction.
Barges -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Islip (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: Here comes the garbage barge! / written by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Red Nose Studio.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 30 cm.
Target audience note: Ages 4-8.
Summary note: In the spring of 1987, the town of Islip, New York, with no place for its 3,168 tons of garbage, loads it on a barge that sets out on a 162-day journey along the East Coast, around the Gulf of Mexico, down to Belize, and back again, in search of a place willing to accept and dispose of its very smelly cargo.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2012-2013, K-3 Nominee.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Added author: Red Nose Studio, illustrator.
ISBN: 9780375952180 (reinforced)
0375952187 (reinforced)
9780375852183 (hardcover) :
0375852182 (hardcover) :
LCCN: 2008040709
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1240043
Bib No.: 1240043

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