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The Resource Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine

Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine

Label
Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery
Title
Hana's suitcase
Title remainder
the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery
Statement of responsibility
Karen Levine
Title variation
Hanas suitcase
Title variation remainder
a true story
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A Japanese woman is determined to uncover the identity and destiny of the owner of a suitcase sent by a Holocaust museum. Her investigation takes her around the world before she finally solves the mystery, while using the journey to teach her students about the tragedy of the Holocaust"--
Summary
A biography of a Czech girl who died in the Holocaust, told in alternating chapters with an account of how the curator of a Japanese Holocaust center learned about her life after Hana's suitcase was sent to her
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Canadian Jewish Book Award
  • Canadian Library Association Book of the Year Award for Children, 2003.
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2004.
  • Golden Oak Award (Ontario), 2003.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 6-8, 2006.
  • Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award (Canada) for English Non-Fiction, 2004.
  • National Chapter of Canada IODE Violet Downey Book Award, 2003.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Non-fiction category, 2005.
  • Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta), 2004.
  • Silver Birch Award (Ontario), Nonfiction, 2003.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Older Readers, 2002.
  • Vancouver Children's Literature Roundtable Information Book Award, 2003.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • OLA Best Bets, 2002.
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155621
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levine, Karen
Dewey number
  • 940.5318092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS135.C97
LC item number
B6655 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brady, Hana
  • Ishioka, Fumiko
  • Tokyo Holocaust Education Resource Center
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Nové Město na Moravě (Czech Republic)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story
Label
Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Canada by Second Story Press, Toronto, in 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-135)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
vii, 135 pages
Isbn
9781101933503
Lccn
2015010595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o905600120
  • (OCoLC)905600120
Label
Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Canada by Second Story Press, Toronto, in 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-135)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Yearling edition.
Extent
vii, 135 pages
Isbn
9781101933503
Lccn
2015010595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o905600120
  • (OCoLC)905600120

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