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The Resource A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, Zeina Abirached ; art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin

A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, Zeina Abirached ; art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin

Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return
Title
A game for swallows
Title remainder
to die, to leave, to return
Statement of responsibility
Zeina Abirached ; art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Living in the midst of civil war in Beirut, Lebanon, Zeina and her brother face an evening of apprehension when their parents do not return from a visit to the other side of the city
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Summary
Living in the midst of civil war in Beirut, Lebanon, Zeina and her brother face an evening of apprehension when their parents do not return from a visit to the other side of the city
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, 2013.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2013.
Awards note
Batchelder Honor Book.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10146414
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abirached, Zeina
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • 6-8
  • Grades 9-12
Language note
Translated from the Lebanese
LC call number
PN6790.L43
LC item number
A2513 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Reading level
  • 3.4
  • 5.2
  • 3.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gauvin, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Graphic universe
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abirached, Zeina
  • Abirached, Zeina
  • Civil War (Lebanon : 1975-1990)
  • Lebanon
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Civil war
  • Christians
  • Muslims
  • Families
  • Lebanon
  • Lebanon
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
to die, to leave, to return
Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, Zeina Abirached ; art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Le jeau des hirondelles
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn754908714
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780761385684
Lccn
2011038914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)754908714
Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, Zeina Abirached ; art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Le jeau des hirondelles
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn754908714
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9780761385684
Lccn
2011038914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)754908714

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