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The Resource Anna and the Swallow Man, Gavriel Savit

Anna and the Swallow Man, Gavriel Savit

Label
Anna and the Swallow Man
Title
Anna and the Swallow Man
Statement of responsibility
Gavriel Savit
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • When her university professor father is sent by the Gestapo to a concentration camp, seven-year-old Anna travels the Polish countryside with the mysterious Swallow Man during World War II
  • Krakȯw, 1939. Anna Łania is just seven years old when the Germans take her father, a linguistics professor, during their purge of intellectuals in Poland. She's alone until she meets the Swallow Man. He is a skilled deceiver with more than a little magic up his sleeve. And when the soldiers in the streets look at him, they see what he wants them to see. Over the course of their travels together, Anna and the Swallow Man will dodge bombs, tame soldiers, and even, despite their better judgment, make a friend. But in a world gone mad, everything can prove dangerous. Even the Swallow Man
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Young Adult, 2016.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Teen Readers, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10464539
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Savit, Gavriel
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1160L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Reading level
7.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Occupation of Poland (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Survival
  • Poland
  • Poland
  • Poland
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Anna and the Swallow Man, Gavriel Savit
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
1487210
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780553513349
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553513349
  • (OCoLC)891100702
Label
Anna and the Swallow Man, Gavriel Savit
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
1487210
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780553513349
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553513349
  • (OCoLC)891100702

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