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The Resource Hereville : how Mirka got her sword, Barry Deutsch ; colors by Jake Richmond

Hereville : how Mirka got her sword, Barry Deutsch ; colors by Jake Richmond

Label
Hereville : how Mirka got her sword
Title
Hereville
Title remainder
how Mirka got her sword
Title part
How Mirka got her sword
Statement of responsibility
Barry Deutsch ; colors by Jake Richmond
Title variation
How Mirka got her sword
Creator
Contributor
Colorist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven-year-old Mirka Herschberg dreams of fighting dragons and spends her days honing her skills, even though there are no dragons in her Orthodox Jewish community, but when she accepts a challenge from a mysterious witch, Mirka just might win her dragon-fighting sword after all
Member of
Summary
Longing to fight dragons over taking the advice of various family members, spunky ten-year-old Mirka Herschberg hones her skills in her Orthodox Jewish community before accepting a challenge from a witch to defeat a giant troll
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 2011.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348776
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deutsch, Barry
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 380
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.7.D507
LC item number
He 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
380
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Richmond, Jake
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hereville
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish girls
  • Jewish girls
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Witches
  • Witches
  • Trolls
  • Trolls
  • Knitting
  • Knitting
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hereville : how Mirka got her sword, Barry Deutsch ; colors by Jake Richmond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Drawn on a computer using Photoshop and a Cintiq tablet, also colored using Photoshop
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn505419606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780810984226
Lccn
2010924236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)505419606
Label
Hereville : how Mirka got her sword, Barry Deutsch ; colors by Jake Richmond
Publication
Note
Drawn on a computer using Photoshop and a Cintiq tablet, also colored using Photoshop
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn505419606
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9780810984226
Lccn
2010924236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)505419606

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