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The Resource The other side of the Wall, Simon Schwartz ; translated by Laura Watkinson

The other side of the Wall, Simon Schwartz ; translated by Laura Watkinson

Label
The other side of the Wall
Title
The other side of the Wall
Statement of responsibility
Simon Schwartz ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Simon Schwartz was born in 1982 in the GDR (East Germany). One and a half years later, he left the country with his parents, and the family resettled in West Berlin. As political dissidents, his parents experienced harassment by the Stasi and a lack of understanding from members of their own family. This striking graphic novel memoir chronicles the family's difficult journey to get to the other side of the Berlin Wall"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
"Simon Schwartz was born in 1982 in the GDR (East Germany). One and a half years later, he left the country with his parents, and the family resettled in West Berlin. As political dissidents, his parents experienced harassment by the Stasi and a lack of understanding from members of their own family. This striking graphic novel memoir chronicles the family's difficult journey to get to the other side of the Berlin Wall"--Provided by publisher
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2016.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10405273
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Simon
Dewey number
305.9/06914092243
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 12 to 18
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
580
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watkinson, Laura
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schwartz, Simon
  • Schwartz, Simon
  • Schwartz, Simon
  • Schwartz, Simon
  • Political persecution
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Germany (East)
  • Political refugees
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The other side of the Wall, Simon Schwartz ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn891616469
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781467758406
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014026325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891616469
Label
The other side of the Wall, Simon Schwartz ; translated by Laura Watkinson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn891616469
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781467758406
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014026325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891616469

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