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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
Genre
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.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1997.
Awards note
Kate Greenaway Medal, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083194
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
470
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
470
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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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