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The Resource Brooklyn Bridge, a novel by Karen Hesse

Brooklyn Bridge, a novel by Karen Hesse

Label
Brooklyn Bridge
Title
Brooklyn Bridge
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Karen Hesse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1903 Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life changes for the worse when his parents, Russian immigrants, invent the teddy bear and turn their apartment into a factory, while nearby the glitter of Coney Island contrasts with the dismal lives of children dwelling under the Brooklyn Bridge
Summary
In 1903 Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life changes for the worse when his parents, Russian immigrants, invent the teddy bear and turn their apartment into a factory, while nearby the glitter of Coney Island contrasts with the dismal lives of children dwelling under the Brooklyn Bridge
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
285382
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
680
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Bro 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coming of age
  • Family life
  • Teddy bears
  • Social classes
  • Homeless persons
  • Immigrants
  • Russian Americans
  • Jews
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Brooklyn Bridge, a novel by Karen Hesse
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
18434820
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780312378868
Lccn
2008005624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(InHag)15230628
Label
Brooklyn Bridge, a novel by Karen Hesse
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
18434820
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780312378868
Lccn
2008005624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(InHag)15230628

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