The Resource Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

Label
Code name Verity
Title
Code name Verity
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can
Member of
Summary
After crash-landing in France in 1943 and being captured by Nazis, a female wireless operator for the British (who goes by Queenie, Eva, Verity, and various other aliases) reveals bits of code in exchange for reprieve from torture...and to postpone her execution. -- Description by Ellen Foreman
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult, 2013.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106666
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1020
  • 1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
6.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Code name Verity
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Friendship
  • Nazis
  • Spies
  • Insurgency
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Friendship
  • Nazis
  • Insurgency
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • France
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
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
864495
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Hyperion Books hardcover edition.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781423152194
Lccn
2011024857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423152194
  • (OCoLC)748286341
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
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
864495
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Hyperion Books hardcover edition.
Extent
343 pages
Isbn
9781423152194
Lccn
2011024857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781423152194
  • (OCoLC)748286341

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