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The Resource A bag of marbles, based on the memoir by Joseph Joffo ; adapted by Kris ; illustrated by Vincent Bailly ; translated by Edward Gauvin

A bag of marbles, based on the memoir by Joseph Joffo ; adapted by Kris ; illustrated by Vincent Bailly ; translated by Edward Gauvin

Label
A bag of marbles
Title
A bag of marbles
Statement of responsibility
based on the memoir by Joseph Joffo ; adapted by Kris ; illustrated by Vincent Bailly ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In 1941, ten-year-old Joseph Joffo and his older brother, Maurice, must hide their Jewish heritage and undertake a long and dangerous journey from Nazi-occupied Paris to reach their other brothers in the free zone
Member of
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2014.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225167
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kris
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
GN390L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
DS135.F9
LC item number
J645 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Reading level
2.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bailly, Vincent
  • Gauvin, Edward
  • Joffo, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joffo, Joseph
  • Joffo, Maurice
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Graphic novel
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A bag of marbles, based on the memoir by Joseph Joffo ; adapted by Kris ; illustrated by Vincent Bailly ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2013002284
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781467707008
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013002284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
A bag of marbles, based on the memoir by Joseph Joffo ; adapted by Kris ; illustrated by Vincent Bailly ; translated by Edward Gauvin
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2013002284
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
126 pages
Isbn
9781467707008
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013002284
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

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