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The Resource Refugee, Alan Gratz

Refugee, Alan Gratz

Label
Refugee
Title
Refugee
Statement of responsibility
Alan Gratz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together
Summary
Separated by decades, Josef, a Jew living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a girl trying to escape unrest in 1994 Cuba; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence, embark on journeys in search of refuge
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 2018
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2019.
  • National Jewish Book Award, 2017.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2019.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Intermediate Books, 2019.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
Awards note
  • Bluebonnet Nominee, 2018.
  • Lone Star Book, 2018.
  • Rhode Island Middle School Book Award Nominee, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573810
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gratz, Alan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
800L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
  • PZ7.G77224
  • PS3607.R378
LC item number
  • Re 2017
  • R44 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
  • 5.3.
  • 5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish refugees
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Survival
  • Jewish refugees
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Survival
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Jewish refugees
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Cuba
  • Syria
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Refugees
  • Survival
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Refugee, Alan Gratz
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780545880831
Lccn
2017017544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Donated in memory of Katherine Elizabeth Perkerson 2018.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)973803253
Label
Refugee, Alan Gratz
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780545880831
Lccn
2017017544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Donated in memory of Katherine Elizabeth Perkerson 2018.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)973803253

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