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Words on fire, Jennifer A. Nielsen

Label
Words on fire
Title
Words on fire
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer A. Nielsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1893 twelve-year-old Audra lives on a farm in Lithuania, and tries to avoid the Cossack soldiers who enforce the Russian decrees that ban Lithuanian books, religion, culture, and even the language; but when the soldiers invade the farm Audra is the only one who escapes and, unsure of what has happened to her parents, she embarks on a dangerous journey, carrying the smuggled Lithuanian books that fuel the growing resistance movement, unsure of who to trust, but risking her life and freedom for her country
Summary
In 1893 twelve-year-old Audra lives on a farm in Lithuania, and tries to avoid the Cossack soldiers who enforce the Russian decrees that ban Lithuanian books, religion, culture, and even the language; but when the soldiers invade the farm Audra is the only one who escapes and, unsure of what has happened to her parents, she embarks on a dangerous journey, carrying the smuggled Lithuanian books that fuel the growing resistance movement, unsure of who to trust, but risking her life and freedom for her country
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Children's Books, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10826404
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nielsen, Jennifer A
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.N5673
LC item number
Car 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 820
  • 820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smuggling
  • Books and reading
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Lithuania
  • Lithuania
  • Smuggling
  • Books and reading
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Lithuania
  • Lithuania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Words on fire, Jennifer A. Nielsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
322 pages
Isbn
9781338275476
Lccn
2018053894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1078955009
Label
Words on fire, Jennifer A. Nielsen
Publication
Copyright
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
322 pages
Isbn
9781338275476
Lccn
2018053894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1078955009

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