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The eyes & the impossible  Cover Image Book Book

The eyes & the impossible / Dave Eggers ; illustrations of Johannes by Shawn Harris.

Eggers, Dave, (author,, illustrator.). Harris, Shawn (Artist), (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524764203
  • ISBN: 1524764205
  • ISBN: 9781524764210
  • ISBN: 1524764213
  • ISBN: 9781524764234
  • ISBN: 152476423X
  • Physical Description: 249 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Random House Children's Books edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published simultaneously by McSweeney's, San Francisco, in 2023."--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
Free dog Johannes' job is to observe everything that happens in his urban park and report back to the park's three bison elders, but changes are afoot, including more humans, a new building, a boatload of goats, and a shocking revelation that changes his view of the world.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12. Alfred A. Knopf.
Grades 4-6. Alfred A. Knopf.
Awards Note:
Newbery Medal, 2024.
Subject: Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Animals > Juvenile fiction.
Urban parks > Juvenile fiction.
City and town life > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Feral dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Coydogs > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Animals > Fiction.
Parks > Fiction.
City and town life > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Feral dogs > Fiction.
Coydogs > Fiction.
Genre: Animal fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.

Available copies

  • 14 of 32 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Douglas Library - North Canaan.


  • 5 current holds with 32 total copies.
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