The Resource Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story, Leslea Newman

Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story, Leslea Newman

Label
Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story
Title
Gittel's journey
Title remainder
an Ellis Island story
Statement of responsibility
Leslea Newman
Title variation
Gittels journey
Title variation remainder
an Ellis Island story
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may never see her mother again, Gittel must find the courage within herself to leave her family behind"--
Summary
"Brings to life a not too distant history of immigration to Ellis Island. When it's time for nine-year-old Gittel and her mother to leave their homeland behind and go to America for the promise of a new life, a health inspection stops any chance of Gittel's mother joining her daughter on the voyage. Knowing she may never see her mother again, Gittel must find the courage within herself to leave her family behind"--
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
National Jewish Book Award, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10750695
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newman, Lesléa
Dewey number
[E]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bates, Amy June
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Jews
  • JUVENILE FICTION / General
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.)
  • Emigration and immigration
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an Ellis Island story
Label
Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story, Leslea Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Loosely based on true stories told to the author by her grandmother and aunt about their voyage to America
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
on1012688369
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781419727474
Lccn
2017044804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012688369
Label
Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story, Leslea Newman
Publication
Note
Loosely based on true stories told to the author by her grandmother and aunt about their voyage to America
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
on1012688369
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781419727474
Lccn
2017044804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012688369

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