The Resource "The mine's afire!" : the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896, written by Susan Battye & Thelma Eakin

"The mine's afire!" : the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896, written by Susan Battye & Thelma Eakin

Label
"The mine's afire!" : the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896
Title
"The mine's afire!"
Title remainder
the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896
Statement of responsibility
written by Susan Battye & Thelma Eakin
Title variation
  • Mine's a fire
  • Mine is afire
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based around the Brunner Mine Disaster of 1896, the biggest industrial accident in New Zealand's history. In this story, Thomas has been sent a journal from his grandmother back in England, with the request that he fill it in over the following 12 months and then send it back to her so that she will get to know the grandson she has never met. Includes historical note. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Member of
Awards note
New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2010 Finalist.
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
Junior fiction
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • My story
  • Mystery
Target audience
pre adolescent
"The mine's afire!" : the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896, written by Susan Battye & Thelma Eakin
Label
"The mine's afire!" : the journal of Tommy Carter, Brunnerton, 1896, written by Susan Battye & Thelma Eakin
Publication
Note
  • Novel for children
  • Genre : Children's stories, New Zealand
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Related Items
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Novel for children. -Based around the Brunner Mine Disaster of 1896, the biggest industrial accident in New Zealand's history. In this story, Thomas has been sent a journal from his grandmother back in England, with the request that he fill it in over the following 12 months and then send it back to her so that she will get to know the grandson she has never met. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Control code
12522670
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Dimensions
19 cm.
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Extent
149 pages, [9] pages of plates
Isbn
9781869438876
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, plan
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TUR4219.63914
  • (NLNZils)1309003
  • (Nz)12522670
  • (OCoLC)314752292

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