Curbside Plus Services now include in-person appointments for computer use and other library services. Returned items are quarantined for 48 hours before they are checked in. Fines are not charged for quarantined items.

By the great horn spoon!
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Von Schmidt, Eric, illustrator.
Series:
Published:
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1963.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
193 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 6
Lexile measure:
730L
Status:
5 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
Broadneck Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
Riviera Beach Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
Description
For fans of the I Survived series, this classic rollicking adventure about the California Gold Rush and one determined twelve-year-old has sold nearly a million copies! When Jack's aunt is forced to sell her beloved mansion but is still unable to raise enough money to pay her debts, the twelve-year-old goes to California in search of gold to help her. Joined by his trusty butler, Praiseworthy, Jack finds adventure and trouble at every turn. Will Jack strike gold in San Francisco or come home empty-handed? This new edition features illustrations by Brett Helquist.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Broadneck Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
On Shelf
Crofton Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
Checked Out
Linthicum Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
Checked Out
Riviera Beach Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
On Shelf
Severna Park Library - Children's Fiction
J FICTION (F)
Checked Out
More Like This
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
0316286125, 9780316286121
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.1, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
730

Notes

General Note
Dust jacket.
Description
The story of a young boy who lives with his proper Bostonian aunts and their very correct butler. When their money runs perilously low, the boy and the butler stow away on a ship bound for the gold fields of California and many adventures follow.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts!,730,4.00,8,Q01700.,CPLACQ
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Fleischman, S., & Von Schmidt, E. (1963). By the great horn spoon! Boston: Little, Brown.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010 and Eric, Von Schmidt. 1963. By the Great Horn Spoon! Boston: Little, Brown.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010 and Eric, Von Schmidt, By the Great Horn Spoon! Boston: Little, Brown, 1963.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Fleischman, Sid, and Eric Von Schmidt. By the Great Horn Spoon! Boston: Little, Brown, 1963. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
7a9351cb-42af-2199-def4-7b8a6935e1d4
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeNov 20, 2020 04:40:49 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeNov 20, 2020 04:25:37 AM

MARC Record

LEADER02909cam a22005771a 4500
001a38955
003SIRSI
00520200107115715.0
008851122s1963    maua   j      000 1 eng  
010 |a  63013459
040 |a DLC|b eng|c DLC|d MUS|d WSU|d DZM|d BTCTA|d YDXCP|d MTG|d TXJ|d LGG|d ZQM|d TVP|d JAG|d BAKER|d UIU|d WAU|d OCLCF|d CZL|d OCLCQ|d CKK|d ALJVP|d MWJ|d SFR|d T8C|d OCLCQ|d XFF|d OCLCQ|d VBO|d MUO|d CPO|d S#L|d OCLCO|d OCLCQ|d W8B|d OCL|d CBA|d OCLCO|d A2A
019 |a 230084|a 6893486|a 43769879|a 679837464
020 |a 0316286125|q (pbk.)
020 |a 9780316286121|q (pbk.) :|c $8.99
035 |a (OCoLC)12832778|z (OCoLC)230084|z (OCoLC)6893486|z (OCoLC)43769879|z (OCoLC)679837464
042 |a premarc
043 |a n-us-ca
05000|a PZ7.F5992
08204|a 813
092 |a J FICTION (F)
049 |a A2AA
1001 |a Fleischman, Sid,|d 1920-2010.
24510|a By the great horn spoon! /|c by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt.
260 |a Boston :|b Little, Brown,|c ©1963.|g (10th printing.)
300 |a 193 pages :|b illustrations ;|c 21 cm.
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
4900 |a An Atlantic Monthly Press Book
500 |a Dust jacket.
520 |a The story of a young boy who lives with his proper Bostonian aunts and their very correct butler. When their money runs perilously low, the boy and the butler stow away on a ship bound for the gold fields of California and many adventures follow.
5260 |a Reading Counts!|b 730|c 4.00|d 8|z Q01700.|5 CPLACQ
650 0|a Children's stories.
651 0|a California|x Gold discoveries|v Juvenile fiction.
650 0|a Gold mines and mining|v Juvenile fiction.
651 1|a California|x Gold discoveries|v Fiction.
655 7|a Sea fiction.|2 lcgft
7001 |a Von Schmidt, Eric,|e illustrator.
930 |a Historical fiction.
930 |a 100368/wlj mla/10794 (row)
938 |a Baker & Taylor|b BKTY|c 17.95|d 13.46|i 0316285773|n 0000193915|s active
938 |a Baker and Taylor|b BTCP|n bl 99732131
938 |a YBP Library Services|b YANK|n 204873
994 |a C0|b A2A
925 |a 15 std
596 |a 2 4 7 13 14
999 |a J FICTION (F)|w AUTO|c 2|i 31997300586922|d 11/17/2020|e 11/17/2020|k CHECKEDOUT|l J-FIC|m CRO|n 6|p $8.99|r M|s Y|t J-FIC|u 1/8/2020|z JUVENILE
999 |a J FICTION (F)|w AUTO|c 2|i 31997300586914|d 11/14/2020|e 11/14/2020|k CHECKEDOUT|l J-FIC|m S-PK|n 6|p $8.99|r M|s Y|t J-FIC|u 1/8/2020|z JUVENILE
999 |a J FICTION (F)|w AUTO|c 1|i 31997300586906|d 11/12/2020|e 11/12/2020|k CHECKEDOUT|l J-FIC|m LIN|n 4|p $8.99|r M|s Y|t J-FIC|u 1/8/2020|z JUVENILE
999 |a J FICTION (F)|w AUTO|c 1|i 31997300586930|d 10/29/2020|e 7/27/2020|l J-FIC|m BDN|n 1|p $8.99|r Y|s Y|t J-FIC|u 1/8/2020|z JUVENILE
999 |a J FICTION (F)|w AUTO|c 1|i 31997300586948|d 10/1/2020|e 11/17/2020|l J-FIC|m RIV|n 9|p $8.99|r Y|s Y|t J-FIC|u 1/8/2020|z JUVENILE