The island of Dr. Libris

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(3)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
640L
Description
New from the author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library and coauthor of the I Funny series with James Patterson Celebrate the power of imagination with this action-packed New York Times bestseller that shows that sometimes the real story starts after you close the book

What if your favorite characters came to life? Billy's spending the summer in a lakeside cabin that belongs to the mysterious Dr. Libris. But something strange is going on. Besides the security cameras everywhere, there's Dr. Libris's private bookcase. Whenever Billy opens the books inside, he can hear sounds coming from the island in the middle of the lake. The clash of swords. The twang of arrows. Sometimes he can even feel the ground shaking. It's almost as if the stories he's reading are coming to life But that's impossible . . . isn't it?

" A wonderful tale . . . . This book is like no other I've read. It's a complete original ." --James Patterson

"Kids will enjoy the cartoonish mayhem , especially given Grabenstein's breezy narrative voice and jaunty wit ....as in 'Lemoncello', there is a winning generosity and sweetness to the story's telling." --The New York Times

"Chris Grabenstein gleefully plunders great works of literature for his cast of secondary characters . . . a madcap mash-up that 8-to-12 year olds will want to devour in big gulps ." -- The Wall Street Journal " Effortlessly readable and a whole lot of fun ." -- Booklist Reviews

From the Hardcover edition.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780385388467
9780385388474
9780385388443
9780553552713
9780553552737
9780385388450
9780553552744
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
640L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID c7f9e0a7-d582-340c-fa99-7d00c5a3dcaf
Grouping Title island of dr libris
Grouping Author grabenstein chris
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-12 23:00:03PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-13 00:09:58AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 4.3
auth_author2 Heyborne, Kirby.
author Grabenstein, Chris.
author2-role Heyborne, Kirby.
author_display Grabenstein, Chris
available_at_school Apollo Middle, Harris Hillman School, IT Creswell Arts Middle, Lockeland Elementary, McMurray Middle, Old Center Elementary, Ruby Major Elementary, West End Middle, Wright Middle
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Apollo Middle - Teen Fiction, Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Fiction, Eagle View Elementary - Kids Fiction, Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction, Lockeland Elementary - Kids Fiction, McMurray Middle - Teen Fiction, Old Center Elementary - Kids Fiction, Percy Priest Elementary - Kids Fiction, Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction, West End Middle - Teen Fiction, Wright Middle - Teen Fiction
display_description A twelve-year-old boy, worried that his parents may divorce, discovers that an island in the middle of the lake where he is spending the summer is the testing grounds of the mysterious Dr. Libris, who may have invented a way to make the characters in books come alive.
format_category_school Audio Books, Books, eBook
format_school Book, CD audio book, eAudiobook, eBook
id c7f9e0a7-d582-340c-fa99-7d00c5a3dcaf
isbn 9780385388443, 9780385388450, 9780385388467, 9780385388474, 9780553552713, 9780553552737, 9780553552744
item_details ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281088|Bellevue - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281096|Donelson - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||DO||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281104|Edmondson Pike - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||EP||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281120|Goodlettsville - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GO||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281138|Hermitage - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HM||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281153|Main Library - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281161|Old Hickory - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||OH||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192047281179|Richland Park - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||RP||, ils:CARL0000456528|35192051024903|Green Hills - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000456528|A01955026|Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||65397||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02030193|Percy Priest Elementary - Kids Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||2L650||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02031797|Wright Middle - Teen Fiction|SCIFI F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4X805||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02100198|Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||29522||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02100199|Ruby Major Elementary - Kids Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||29522||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02114464|Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4W783||, ils:CARL0000456528|A02184725|Creswell Arts Middle - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4W783||, ils:CARL0000456528|B00757348|McMurray Middle - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4K540||, ils:CARL0000456528|EE00008541|Old Center Elementary - Kids Fiction|F Gra|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2H610||, ils:CARL0000456528|FF00108056|Lockeland Elementary - Kids Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||28520||, ils:CARL0000456528|FF00109768|Apollo Middle - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4P577||, ils:CARL0000456528|MK10159237|West End Middle - Teen Fiction|F GRA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4V770||, ils:CARL0000456528|MK10209381|Eagle View Elementary - Kids Fiction|F Gra|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||31278||, ils:CARL0000460676|35192047324029|Pruitt - Kids Audiobook|jCD AUDIO Fiction Grabens|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||PR||, overdrive:66752289-f2c1-4695-ae5b-ecd0b548f0ce|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|2|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||, overdrive:8738f9e8-f629-4169-916e-033f93af00ab|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_school , Book, CD audio book
last_indexed 2018-11-13T06:09:58.822Z
lexile_score 640
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F GRA, F Gra, SCIFI F GRA
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Apollo Middle, Eagle View Elementary, Harris Hillman School, IT Creswell Arts Middle, Lockeland Elementary, McMurray Middle, Old Center Elementary, Percy Priest Elementary, Ruby Major Elementary, West End Middle, Wright Middle
primary_isbn 9780385388467
publishDate 2015
record_details ils:CARL0000456528|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Random House,|[2015]|242 pages ; 22 cm., ils:CARL0000460676|CD audio book|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Listening Library,|[2015]|4 sound discs (5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., overdrive:66752289-f2c1-4695-ae5b-ecd0b548f0ce|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Children's Books|2015|, overdrive:8738f9e8-f629-4169-916e-033f93af00ab|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group|2015|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:8738f9e8-f629-4169-916e-033f93af00ab -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
overdrive:66752289-f2c1-4695-ae5b-ecd0b548f0ce -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000460676 35192047324029 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 A02100199 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281161 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 FF00108056 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 A02031797 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281153 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 A02114464 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 A02184725 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 FF00109768 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 A02030193 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 MK10209381 On Order In Processing false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281104 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281120 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 A02100198 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281179 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 B00757348 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 MK10159237 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 EE00008541 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281088 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 35192051024903 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281096 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000456528 A01955026 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000456528 35192047281138 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
subject_facet Adventure fiction, Books and reading -- Fiction, Books and reading -- Juvenile fiction, Characters and characteristics in literature -- Juvenile fiction, Characters in literature -- Fiction, Children's audiobooks, Divorce -- Fiction, Divorce -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy fiction, Inventions -- Fiction, Inventions -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The island of Dr. Libris
title_full The Island of Dr. Libris, The island of Dr. Libris / Chris Grabenstein, The island of Dr. Libris [sound recording] / Chris Grabenstein
title_short The island of Dr. Libris
title_sub
topic_facet Books and reading, Characters and characteristics in literature, Characters in literature, Children's audiobooks, Divorce, Humor (Fiction), Inventions, Juvenile Fiction, Mystery