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Ben's dream : story and pictures / by Chris Van Allsburg.

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
AHJ - Estill Branch E VAN (Text) 34801990119035 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch J FIC VAN (Text) 0530000245577 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Chesterfield - Matheson Library E Van (Text) 41558 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Colleton - Main Library JE Van Allsburg, Chris (Text) 3010104688 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch JE V (Text) 33172001592110 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Main Library JE V (Text) 33172004061865 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library Van Allsburg (Text) 33255000887571 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Williamsburg - Kingstree E VAN (Text) 32955830108129 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0395320844
  • ISBN: 9780395320846
  • Physical Description: 31 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin, 1982.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
On a terrifically rainy day, Ben has a dream in which he and his house float by the monuments of the world, half submerged in flood water.
Target Audience Note:
370L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 2.4 0.5 69055
Subject: Dreams > Fiction.
Floods > Fiction.
Picture books for children.

Chris Van Allsburg is the winner of two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, as well as the recipient of a Caldecott Honor Book for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. The author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children’s literature. In 1982, Jumanji won the National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg was formerly an instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. He lives in Rhode Island with his wife and two children.

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