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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library J BEH 000161950 Children's Library -- New Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525516477
  • ISBN: 0525516476
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : 1 illustration ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Nancy Paulsen Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In 1938, eleven-year-old Esther joins her father in tropical, multicultural Cuba, where they toil together to rescue the rest of their Jewish family from persecution in Poland. Includes notes about the author's grandmother, on whom the story is based.
Target Audience Note:
010+. Nancy Paulsen Books.
Awards Note:
Américas Award commended title, 2021
Subject: Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > Cuba > Juvenile fiction.
Dressmaking > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Refugees > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Jews > Cuba > Fiction.
Dressmaking > Fiction.
Letters > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emigration & Immigration.
JUVENILE FICTION / Religious / Jewish.
Dressmaking.
Immigrants.
Jews.
Letters.
Refugees.
Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > Cuba > Juvenile fiction.
Dressmaking > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > Juvenile fiction.
Dressmaking > Juvenile fiction.
Letters > Juvenile fiction.
Refugees > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Jews > Fiction.
Dressmaking > Fiction.
Letters > Fiction.
Cuba > History > 1933-1959 > Juvenile fiction.
Cuba > History > 1933-1959 > Fiction.
Cuba.
Cuba > History > 1933-1959 > Juvenile fiction.
Cuba > History > Juvenile fiction.
Cuba > History > Fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
History.
Juvenile works.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
American fiction.
Biographical fiction.