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The Resource The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain, Peter Sís

The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain, Peter Sís

Label
The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain
Title
The wall
Title remainder
growing up behind the Iron Curtain
Statement of responsibility
Peter Sís
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotated illustrations, journals, maps, and dreamscapes take readers on an extraordinary journey of how the artist-author's life was shaped while growing up in Czechoslovakia during the Cold War, as well as the influence of western culture through the influx of banned books, music, and news, in a powerful graphic memoir
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2007
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2008.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2007
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 2007.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2008.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
190173
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 943.704092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 760
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
NC975.5.S57
LC item number
A2 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
growing up behind the Iron Curtain
Label
The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain, Peter Sís
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Frances Foster books."
  • Map on lining papers
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
70839815
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
49 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780374347017
Lccn
2006049149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
Label
The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain, Peter Sís
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Frances Foster books."
  • Map on lining papers
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
70839815
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
49 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780374347017
Lccn
2006049149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps

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