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The Resource Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli

Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli

Label
Milkweed : a novel
Title
Milkweed
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Spinelli
Title variation
Milk weed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A street child, known to himself only as Stopthief, finds community when he is taken in by a band of orphans in Warsaw ghetto which helps him weather the horrors of the Nazi regime
Summary
Captures the hardships and cruelty of life in the ghettos of Warsaw during the Nazi occupation of World War II, through the eyes of a Jewish orphan who must use all his wits and courage to survive unimaginable events and circumstances
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 2004.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122125
Cataloging source
BKX
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
510
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3569.P546
LC item number
M55 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
208, 14 p.
Isbn
9780440420057
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780440420057
  • (OCoLC)61513349
Label
Milkweed : a novel, Jerry Spinelli
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Laurel-Leaf ed.
Extent
208, 14 p.
Isbn
9780440420057
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780440420057
  • (OCoLC)61513349

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