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There was an old pirate who swallowed a fish  Cover Image Book Book

There was an old pirate who swallowed a fish / by Jennifer Ward ; illustrated by Steve Gray.

Ward, Jennifer. (Author). Gray, Steve, 1950- (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780761461968
  • ISBN: 0761461965
  • Physical Description: 29 unpaged pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Marshall Cavendish Children, [2012]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
This variation on the traditional, cumulative rhyme looks at the consequences of a pirate's strange diet.
Target Audience Note:
AD350L Lexile
Decoding demand: 35 (low) Semantic demand: 70 (high) Syntactic demand: 27 (low) Structure demand: 40 (low) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.5 0.5 167892.
Subject: Folk songs, English > England > Texts.
Folk songs > Juvenile literature.
Nonsense verses > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 18 of 24 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 24 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Caruthersville Public Library E WAR (Text) 38417100629999 Easy Checked out 07/07/2022

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