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The Resource Lost in lexicon : an adventure in words and numbers, Pendred Noyce

Lost in lexicon : an adventure in words and numbers, Pendred Noyce

Label
Lost in lexicon : an adventure in words and numbers
Title
Lost in lexicon
Title remainder
an adventure in words and numbers
Statement of responsibility
Pendred Noyce
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"If this is an adventure, we should just plunge in ... ". When thirteen-year-old cousins Ivan and Daphne go on a treasure hunt in the rain one summer day, they never expect to stumble into a whole new world where words and numbers run wild. After the cousins outwit a plague of punctuation, grateful villagers beg them to find Lexicon's missing children, who have been enticed away by dancing lights in the sky. Trekking between villages in search of clues, the cousins encounter a talking thesaurus, a fog of forgetting, the Mistress of Metaphor, a panel of poets, feuding parts of speech, a
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Noyce, Pendred
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.N953
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Charles, Joan
Series statement
Lexicon adventure series
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousins
  • English language
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Cousins
  • English language
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lost in lexicon : an adventure in words and numbers, Pendred Noyce
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • To the Reader; Contents; Cast of Characters; 1 Great Aunt Adelaide; 2 The Cupola; 3 A Plague of Punctuation; 4 The Quest; 5 A Small Thesaurus; 6 The Times Table Inn; 7 The Mistress of Metaphor; 8 Merry Measure; 9 The Meter Yard; 10 Miss Needle; 11 The Poetry Council; 12 The Compass (A Mathematical Interlude); 13 The Noun Man; 14 The Beekeepers; 15 The Balm of Friendship; 16 Irrationality; 17 Zeta's Mirror; 18 The Land of Night; 19 Ladies in the Park; 20 Permission; 21 The Wagon; 22 The Shadowy Forest; 23 Sammy; 24 Into the Hollow Mountain; 25 The Astronomer; 26 Entertainment; 27 William
  • 28 The Fountain29 The Chasm; 30 The Roof in the Pond; Questions To Think About; Ivan and Daphne's Challenge Activities; About the Author/Illustrator
Control code
755415483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780983021933
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
33bcf2ba-514b-4f28-8fb8-6c7437f36701
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415483
Label
Lost in lexicon : an adventure in words and numbers, Pendred Noyce
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • To the Reader; Contents; Cast of Characters; 1 Great Aunt Adelaide; 2 The Cupola; 3 A Plague of Punctuation; 4 The Quest; 5 A Small Thesaurus; 6 The Times Table Inn; 7 The Mistress of Metaphor; 8 Merry Measure; 9 The Meter Yard; 10 Miss Needle; 11 The Poetry Council; 12 The Compass (A Mathematical Interlude); 13 The Noun Man; 14 The Beekeepers; 15 The Balm of Friendship; 16 Irrationality; 17 Zeta's Mirror; 18 The Land of Night; 19 Ladies in the Park; 20 Permission; 21 The Wagon; 22 The Shadowy Forest; 23 Sammy; 24 Into the Hollow Mountain; 25 The Astronomer; 26 Entertainment; 27 William
  • 28 The Fountain29 The Chasm; 30 The Roof in the Pond; Questions To Think About; Ivan and Daphne's Challenge Activities; About the Author/Illustrator
Control code
755415483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780983021933
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
33bcf2ba-514b-4f28-8fb8-6c7437f36701
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415483

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