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The Resource Hector the Collector

Hector the Collector

Label
Hector the Collector
Title
Hector the Collector
Statement of responsibility
by Emily Beeny ; illustrated by Stephanie Graegin
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A sweet and child-sensitive addition to any picture-book collection." —Kirkus ReviewsWhen Hector comes across an acorn, he discovers a love for collecting them in all shapes and sizes.They were all different.They were all the same.They were all beautiful.One day his teacher finds his desk filled with acorns, and his classmates make fun of poor Hector. But they soon learn that all collections are special—whether coins, stuffed animals, songs, or seashells—and that some collections are also meant for sharing, like the paintings in an art museum or the books at a public library.Hector the Collector is a charming and evocative story that celebrates the joy of collecting and how collections can grow into the most breathtaking museums in the world
Summary
Hector begins collecting acorns of different sizes and shapes and is teased about it when his classmates find out, until their teacher explains about collections and asks who else has one. Includes author's note about various kinds of collections
Character
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10565444
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • -1
  • 0
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
primary
Label
Hector the Collector
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4bd26378-6921-4497-a990-53c32d81c704
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781250176219
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Hector the Collector
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4bd26378-6921-4497-a990-53c32d81c704
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781250176219
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      4615 9th Avenue, Port Arthur, TX, 77642, US
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