The Resource The night diary, Veera Hiranandani

The night diary, Veera Hiranandani

Label
The night diary
Title
The night diary
Statement of responsibility
Veera Hiranandani
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shy twelve-year-old Nisha, forced to flee her home with her Hindu family during the 1947 partition of India, tries to find her voice and make sense of the world falling apart around her by writing to her deceased Muslim mother in the pages of her diary
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2019
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
Awards note
Newbery Award.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10600452
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiranandani, Veera
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 700L
  • 700L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PZ7.H5977325
LC item number
Ni 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
  • 4.5
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Partition of India (1947)
  • Refugees
  • Diaries
  • Family life
  • Hindus
  • Muslims
  • India
  • Diaries
  • Families
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emigration & Immigration
  • Diaries
  • Families
  • Hindus
  • Muslims
  • Refugees
  • India
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The night diary, Veera Hiranandani
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
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
ocn990286735
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780735228511
Lccn
2017012579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)990286735
Label
The night diary, Veera Hiranandani
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
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
ocn990286735
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780735228511
Lccn
2017012579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)990286735

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