The Resource Earthquake : the diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31, by Janine McVeagh

Earthquake : the diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31, by Janine McVeagh

Label
Earthquake : the diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31
Title
Earthquake
Title remainder
the diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31
Statement of responsibility
by Janine McVeagh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the day of her father's funeral, 11 year-old Katie Bourke begins a diary. It is 1930 and New Zealand is in the grip of the Great Depression. Money is scarce and even basic necessities are hard to find. Katie describes how she longs to escape the boredom of school and do something to help her struggling family. Then a disaster happens which turns every body's world upside down. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Member of
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • My New Zealand story
  • My story
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Earthquake : the diary of Katie Bourke, Napier, 1930-31, by Janine McVeagh
Publication
Note
Novel for children
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes biographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • WAITARA
  • TAUPO
  • BLENHEIM
  • PICTON
  • MOTUEKA
  • WG_DAVIS
  • HU_HAWDEN
  • HU_AMURI
  • BU_WESTPRT
  • TC_TAIRUA
  • TI_CHILD
  • TG_MTM
  • TG_PAP
  • TG_TGA
  • TG_GTN
  • HA_HAST
  • HA_HAST
  • HA_HAVE
  • HA_FLAX
  • KW_KAWERAU
  • WP_MTP
  • WP_CAP
  • WP_GTP
  • GY_GREY
  • OT_OTOR
  • AS_ASH
  • PN_ASHURST
  • DISCARDS
  • DISCARDS
  • DISCARDS
  • TR_DVK
  • WD_WDL
  • MH_WAIHI
  • DISCARDS
  • DISCARDS
  • PN_CENTRAL
  • HN_STA
  • HN_CHART
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. -Includes bibliographical references. -On the day of her father's funeral, 11 year-old Katie Bourke begins a diary. It is 1930 and New Zealand is in the grip of the Great Depression. Money is scarce and even basic necessities are hard to find. Katie describes how she longs to escape the boredom of school and do something to help her struggling family. Then a disaster happens which turns every body's world upside down. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Control code
408084
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
167 pages
Isbn
9781869436551
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u294493
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP408084
  • 8328661
  • (NLNZils)951277

Library Locations

    • Westland District LibraryBorrow it
      20 Sewell Street, Hokitika, 7810, NZ
      -42.7189057 170.9632489
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