The Resource A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit

A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit

Label
A year of borrowed men
Title
A year of borrowed men
Statement of responsibility
by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When World War II borrows most of the men in Germany, seven-year-old Gerda's family is allowed to borrow three French prisoners of war to help run their farm. They are supposed to treat the men as enemies, but the family finds clever ways to show kindness and friendship
Summary
When her father is needed for the war effort, Gerda and her rural German family "borrow" three French prisoners of war to help around their farm, a strange relationship that leads to friendship, in a book based on a true story
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10466808
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Michelle
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Benoit, Renné
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Prisoners of war
  • France
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn907096180
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781927485835
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)907096180
Label
A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Publication
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
ocn907096180
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781927485835
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)907096180

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