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The Resource Letters from Rifka, Karen Hesse

Letters from Rifka, Karen Hesse

Label
Letters from Rifka
Title
Letters from Rifka
Statement of responsibility
Karen Hesse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Older Readers, 1993.
  • National Jewish Book Award, 1993.
  • Phoenix Award, 2012.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 1992.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1993
Awards note
  • National Jewish Book Award, 1993
  • Christopher Medal, 1993
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091336
Cataloging source
JDP
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • RL5
  • 008-012
  • 660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Le 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Letters from Rifka, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in the United States by Henry Holt and Company"--T.p. verso
  • Includes (p. [149 -162]) "Questions for the author" and an excerpt from Karen Hesse's: Brooklyn Bridge
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
x, 148 p.
Isbn
9780312535612
System control number
(OCoLC)302346711
Label
Letters from Rifka, Karen Hesse
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in the United States by Henry Holt and Company"--T.p. verso
  • Includes (p. [149 -162]) "Questions for the author" and an excerpt from Karen Hesse's: Brooklyn Bridge
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
x, 148 p.
Isbn
9780312535612
System control number
(OCoLC)302346711

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