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The Resource When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Label
When Jessie came across the sea
Title
When Jessie came across the sea
Statement of responsibility
Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too
Summary
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too
Award
Kate Greenaway Medal, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083194
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hest, Amy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H4375
LC item number
Wf 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
470
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lynch, Patrick James
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Jews
  • Orphans
  • Grandmothers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0664/97006250-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
147237
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763600945
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
97006250
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36372381
  • (OCoLC)36372381
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0664/97006250-d.html
Publication
Control code
147237
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763600945
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
97006250
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36372381
  • (OCoLC)36372381

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