The Resource Refugee, Alan Gratz

Refugee, Alan Gratz

Label
Refugee
Title
Refugee
Statement of responsibility
Alan Gratz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together
Summary
Separated by decades, Josef, a Jew living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a girl trying to escape unrest in 1994 Cuba; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence, embark on journeys in search of refuge
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 2018
  • National Jewish Book Award, 2017.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10573810
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gratz, Alan
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Survival
  • Jewish refugees
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Refugee, Alan Gratz
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780545880831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Refugee, Alan Gratz
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780545880831
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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