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Summary:

This is the journey of Laika, the abandoned puppy destined to become Earth's first space traveler. With the blending of fact and fiction, this story intertwines three compelling lives. Along with Laika, there is Korolev, a driven engineer at the top of the Soviet space program and Yelena, the lab technician responsible for Laika's health and life.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA GRAPHIC FIC ABADZIS (Text) 33892004877198 Young Adult Graphic Novels & Comics Book None 02/11/2008 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1596431016 (paperback) :
  • ISBN: 9781596431010 (paperback) :
  • ISBN: 1596433027 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781596433021 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 205 pages : chiefly illustrations (all color) ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : First Second, 2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-205)
Summary, etc.:
This is the journey of Laika, the abandoned puppy destined to become Earth's first space traveler. With the blending of fact and fiction, this story intertwines three compelling lives. Along with Laika, there is Korolev, a driven engineer at the top of the Soviet space program and Yelena, the lab technician responsible for Laika's health and life.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Dogs > Soviet Union > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile fiction.
Sputnik satellites > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile fiction.
Space race > Soviet Union > Comic books, strips, etc. > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Children's stories > Comic books, strips, etc.
Comics (Graphic works)

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