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The Resource Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli

Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli

Label
Milkweed : a novel
Title
Milkweed
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Spinelli
Title variation
Milk weed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A street child, known to himself only as Stopthief, finds community when he is taken in by a band of orphans in a Warsaw ghetto which helps him weather the horrors of the Nazi regime
Summary
Captures the hardships and cruelty of life in the ghettos of Warsaw during the Nazi occupation of World War II, through the eyes of a Jewish orphan who must use all his wits and courage to survive unimaginable events and circumstances
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 2004.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122125
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spinelli, Jerry
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
510
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3569.P546
LC item number
M55 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20971406
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
208 pages, 14 pages
Isbn
9781415626689
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780440420057
  • 9781415626689
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61513349
  • (Sirsi) AAU-0206
Label
Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20971406
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
208 pages, 14 pages
Isbn
9781415626689
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780440420057
  • 9781415626689
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61513349
  • (Sirsi) AAU-0206

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