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The Resource Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson

Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson

Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Title
Sachiko
Title remainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Statement of responsibility
Caren Stelson
Title variation
Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Title variation remainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivors story
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki through the eyes of Sachiko Yasui, who was six when the devastation was wrought, describing her experiences in the aftermath of the attack as well as her long journey to find peace
Member of
Summary
Tells the story of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki through the eyes of Sachiko Yasui, who was six when the devastation was wrought, describing her experiences in the aftermath of the attack as well as her long journey to find peace
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2017.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2017.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2017
Awards note
  • Sibert Informational Honor, 2017
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Honor Book, 2017
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10532902
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stelson, Caren Barzelay
Dewey number
  • 940.54/252244092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 9 to 12
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
D767.25.N3
LC item number
S74 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.7
  • 5.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yasui, Sachiko
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
August 1945. Home in Nagasaki -- May-August 1945. Evacuation -- August 6, 1945. An ordinary day -- August 9, 1945. Unspeakable seconds -- August 9, 1945. The end of the world -- August 9-11, 1945. Mizu -- August 12-15, 1945. "Enduring the unendurable" -- August 15-Mid-September 1945. Two brothers -- Mid-September 1945-Late March 1946. Miracle -- Spring 1946. A new beginning -- April-December 1946. School -- December 1947. Searching for hope -- February 1, 1948. A seed for the future -- April 1948. Standing up to the bullies -- October 1948. Another seed for the future -- 1949-1954. Misa and the orphans of war -- 1955-1961. Father -- 1961-1962. Sachiko -- 1962. A path to peace -- 1963-1968. "The World House" -- 1968-1992. Cicada years -- August 1995. Sachiko's fiftieth anniversary
Control code
ocn938387162
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781467789035
Lccn
2015043908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)938387162
Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
August 1945. Home in Nagasaki -- May-August 1945. Evacuation -- August 6, 1945. An ordinary day -- August 9, 1945. Unspeakable seconds -- August 9, 1945. The end of the world -- August 9-11, 1945. Mizu -- August 12-15, 1945. "Enduring the unendurable" -- August 15-Mid-September 1945. Two brothers -- Mid-September 1945-Late March 1946. Miracle -- Spring 1946. A new beginning -- April-December 1946. School -- December 1947. Searching for hope -- February 1, 1948. A seed for the future -- April 1948. Standing up to the bullies -- October 1948. Another seed for the future -- 1949-1954. Misa and the orphans of war -- 1955-1961. Father -- 1961-1962. Sachiko -- 1962. A path to peace -- 1963-1968. "The World House" -- 1968-1992. Cicada years -- August 1995. Sachiko's fiftieth anniversary
Control code
ocn938387162
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781467789035
Lccn
2015043908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)938387162

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