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Summary:

In letters to her cousin, a young Jewish girl chronicles her family's flight from Russia in 1919 and her own experiences when she must be left in Belgium for a while when the others emigrate to America.
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Hood River County Library J FIC HESSE (Text) 33892100645820 Children's Fiction Book None 10/30/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0312535619
  • ISBN: 9780312582692
  • ISBN: 0312582692
  • ISBN: 9780312535612
  • ISBN: 1448731259
  • ISBN: 9781448731251
  • ISBN: 9781606862247
  • ISBN: 1606862243
  • Physical Description: x, 148 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: 1st Square Fish ed.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Square Fish, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in the United States by Henry Holt and Company"--Title page verso.
Includes (p. [149 -162]) "Questions for the author" and an excerpt from Karen Hesse's: Brooklyn Bridge.
Summary, etc.:
In letters to her cousin, a young Jewish girl chronicles her family's flight from Russia in 1919 and her own experiences when she must be left in Belgium for a while when the others emigrate to America.
Target Audience Note:
RL5.
008-012.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Grades 5-8 4.2 4 SD Quiz 8533 English fiction, vocabulary quiz available, literary skills quiz available.
Awards Note:
National Jewish Book Award, 1993
Christopher Medal, 1993
Subject: Emigration and immigration > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Emigration and immigration > Fiction.
Jews > Fiction.
Letters > Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Immigration and emigration > Fiction.
Jews > Fiction.
Letters > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Novels.

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