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The Resource My family for the war, by Anne C. Voorhoeve ; translated by Tammi Reichel

My family for the war, by Anne C. Voorhoeve ; translated by Tammi Reichel

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My family for the war
Title
My family for the war
Statement of responsibility
by Anne C. Voorhoeve ; translated by Tammi Reichel
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Before the start of World War II, ten-year-old Ziska Mangold, who has Jewish ancestors but has been raised as a Protestant, is taken out of Nazi Germany on one of the Kindertransport trains, to live in London with a Jewish family, where she learns about Judaism and endures the hardships of war while attempting to keep in touch with her parents, who are trying to survive in Holland
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Before the start of World War II, ten-year-old Ziska Mangold, who has Jewish ancestors but has been raised as a Protestant, is taken out of Nazi Germany on one of the Kindertransport trains, to live in London with a Jewish family, where she learns about Judaism and endures the hardships of war while attempting to keep in touch with her parents, who are trying to survive in Holland
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 2013.
Awards note
Mildred L. Batchelder Award for most outstanding children's book translated into English, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10091761
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DLC
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Voorhoeve, Anne C
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 833/.92
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG+
  • 6-8
  • MG+
  • 6-8
Language note
Translation of: Liverpool Street
LC call number
PZ7.V944
LC item number
My 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 900
  • 900
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
  • 6.2
  • 6.2
  • 6.2
  • 6.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reichel, Tammi
  • Leo-Kelly, Nancy R.
  • Benalcazar, Monica
  • Dial Books for Young Readers
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True
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  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Jews
  • Refugees
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Courage
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Identity
  • Jews
  • Refugees
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Great Britain
  • Courage
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Jews
  • Refugees
  • England
  • Great Britain
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
My family for the war, by Anne C. Voorhoeve ; translated by Tammi Reichel
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Germany : Ravenburger Buchverlag, 2007
  • Book design by Nancy R. Leo-Kelly ; jacket design by Monica Benalcazar
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bk. one. Survival plan 1938-1939. Jumping ; Richard and Ruben ; Ziska's flight ; New plans ; The voyage ; The shepards ; Becoming Frances ; A cinema surprise ; Pesach -- book two. Blackout 1939-1940. News ; Evacuation ; Tail's end ; Enemies and friends ; Moving again ; Divided and united ; Leave ; Happy returns -- book three. Returning home 1941-1945. Lightfoot ; Lost ; Revelations ; Light ; The end of the war ; A phone call ; Mamu ; Epilogue
Control code
ocn717291582
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780147511836
Lccn
2011009350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021871043
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)717291582
Label
My family for the war, by Anne C. Voorhoeve ; translated by Tammi Reichel
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Germany : Ravenburger Buchverlag, 2007
  • Book design by Nancy R. Leo-Kelly ; jacket design by Monica Benalcazar
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bk. one. Survival plan 1938-1939. Jumping ; Richard and Ruben ; Ziska's flight ; New plans ; The voyage ; The shepards ; Becoming Frances ; A cinema surprise ; Pesach -- book two. Blackout 1939-1940. News ; Evacuation ; Tail's end ; Enemies and friends ; Moving again ; Divided and united ; Leave ; Happy returns -- book three. Returning home 1941-1945. Lightfoot ; Lost ; Revelations ; Light ; The end of the war ; A phone call ; Mamu ; Epilogue
Control code
ocn717291582
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780147511836
Lccn
2011009350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021871043
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)717291582

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