The Resource Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh, Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein

Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh, Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein

Label
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh
Title
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh
Statement of responsibility
Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived
  • Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived. Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, is faced with a terrible problem. She must move her family to their summer quarters immediately, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son, Timothy, lies ill with pneumonia and must not be moved. Fortunately, she encounters the rats of NIMH, an extraordinary breed of highly intelligent creatures, who come up with a brilliant solution to her dilemma. And Mrs. Frisby in turn renders them a great service
Awards note
Winner 1972 John Newbery Medal.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.O135
LC item number
Mr 1986
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh, Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein
Label
Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh, Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein
Publication
Note
Followed by: Racso and the rats of Nimh. Written by Jane Leslie Conly
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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
Sickness of Timothy Frisby -- Mr. Ages -- Crow and the cat -- Mr. Fitzgibbon's plow -- Five days -- Favor from Jeremy -- Owl -- "Go to the rats" -- In the rosebush -- Brutus -- In the library -- Isabella -- Powder for dragon -- Marketplace -- In the cage -- Maze -- Lesson in reading -- Air ducts -- Boniface estate -- Main hall -- Toy tinker -- Thorn Valley -- Captured -- Seven dead rats -- Escape -- At the meeting -- Doctor -- Epilogue
Control code
3868797
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Dimensions
19 cm.
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Edition
First Aladdin edition
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9780689710681
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86022324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689710681
  • (DLC) 86022324
  • (nzNZBN)3442614
  • (Nz)3868797
  • (OCoLC)13767142

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