The Resource Nest, Esther Ehrlich

Nest, Esther Ehrlich

Label
Nest
Title
Nest
Statement of responsibility
Esther Ehrlich
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • On Cape Cod in 1972, eleven-year-old Naomi, known as Chirp for her love of birds, gets help from neighbor Joey as she struggles to cope with her mother's multiple sclerosis and its effect on her father and sister
  • For fans of Jennifer Holm (Penny from Heaven, Turtle in Paradise), a heartfelt and unforgettable middle-grade novel about an irresistible girl and her family, tragic change, and the healing power of love and friendship. In 1972 home is a cozy nest on Cape Cod for eleven-year-old Naomi "Chirp" Orenstein, her older sister, Rachel; her psychiatrist father; and her dancer mother. But then Chirp's mom develops symptoms of a serious disease, and everything changes. Chirp finds comfort in watching her beloved wild birds. She also finds a true friend in Joey, the mysterious boy who lives across the street. Together they create their own private world and come up with the perfect plan: Escape. Adventure. Discovery. nest is Esther Ehrlich's stunning debut novel. her lyrical writing is honest, humorous, and deeply affecting. Chirp and JOey will steal your heart. Long after you finish Nest, the spirit of Chirp and her loving family will stay with you. --
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
Assigning source
From amazon.com
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10355277
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ehrlich, Esther
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 830L
  • Sentence length: 4 (hard)
  • Word frequency: 1 (very easy)
Intended audience source
  • lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.E332
LC item number
Nes 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 4.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Sick
  • Schools
  • Bird watching
  • Young adult fiction
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)
  • Family life
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Sick
  • Schools
  • Bird watching
  • Cape Cod (Mass.)
  • Bird watching
  • Families
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Schools
  • Sick
  • Young adult fiction
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Nest, Esther Ehrlich
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
Control code
ocn861072918
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9780385386081
Lccn
2013036245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)861072918
Label
Nest, Esther Ehrlich
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn861072918
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
329 pages
Isbn
9780385386081
Lccn
2013036245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)861072918

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