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The Resource When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Label
When Jessie came across the sea
Title
When Jessie came across the sea
Statement of responsibility
Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and emigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too
Cataloging source
CMI
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Hest, Amy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 6-12
LC call number
PZ7.H4375
LC item number
Wf 2003
Literary form
fiction
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Lynch, Patrick James
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Jews
  • Orphans
  • Grandmothers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Jews
  • Orphans
  • Grandmothers
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Grandmothers
  • Jews
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1997
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. pbk. ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780763612740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm55011251
  • (OCoLC)55011251
Label
When Jessie came across the sea, Amy Hest ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1997
Dimensions
26 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. pbk. ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9780763612740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • ocm55011251
  • (OCoLC)55011251

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