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The Resource When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Label
When Jessie came across the sea
Title
When Jessie came across the sea
Statement of responsibility
Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too
Award
Kate Greenaway Medal, 1997.
Awards note
CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal Winner
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083194
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hest, Amy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
  • MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Reading level
  • 3.2
  • 3.5
  • 3.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lynch, Patrick James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Orphans
  • Grandmothers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Jews
  • Orphans
  • Grandmothers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Grandmothers
  • Jews
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
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
ocm36372381
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763600945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97006250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)36372381
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
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
ocm36372381
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763600945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97006250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)36372381

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