The Resource Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar

Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar

Label
Lucky broken girl
Title
Lucky broken girl
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Behar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1960s New York, fifth-grader Ruthie, a Cuban-Jewish immigrant, must rely on books, art, her family, and friends in her multicultural neighborhood when an accident puts her in a body cast
Summary
A semi-autobiographical story about a multicultural girl's coming-of-age in the 1960s describes how Cuban-Jewish Ruthie Mizrahi emigrates with her family from Castro's Cuba to New York, where a devastating accident challenges her perceptions about mortality and strength
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Pura Belpre Award for Narrative, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10541137
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Behar, Ruth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
670L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.1.B447
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 670
  • 670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fractures
  • Immigrants
  • Neighbors
  • Cuban Americans
  • Jews, Cuban
  • Families
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino
  • Fractures
  • Family life
  • Immigrants
  • Cuban Americans
  • Neighbors
  • Cuban Americans
  • Families
  • Fractures
  • Immigrants
  • Jews, Cuban
  • Neighbors
  • Queens (New York, N.Y.)
  • Queens (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn980848331
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399546464
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
71264204-9610-4836-871B-E91B072ED9C7
Label
Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn980848331
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399546464
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
71264204-9610-4836-871B-E91B072ED9C7

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