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The Resource Brooklyn Bridge : a novel, by Karen Hesse

Brooklyn Bridge : a novel, by Karen Hesse

Label
Brooklyn Bridge : a novel
Title
Brooklyn Bridge
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
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
  • In 1903 Brooklyn, 14-year-old Joseph's life changes when his parents, Russian immigrants, invent the teddy bear and turn their home into a factory, while nearby Coney Island contrasts with the dismal lives of children dwelling under the Brooklyn Bridge
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Bro 2008
Literary form
novels
Reading level
4.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Teddy bears
  • Social classes
  • Homeless persons
  • Immigrants
  • Russian Americans
  • Jews
  • Coming of age
  • Family life
  • Teddy bears
  • Social classes
  • Homeless persons
  • Immigrants
  • Russian Americans
  • Jews
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Brooklyn Bridge : a novel, by Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bar code
31223083550997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
229 p.
Isbn
9780312378868
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008005624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 213451392
  • (OCoLC)213451392
Label
Brooklyn Bridge : a novel, by Karen Hesse
Publication
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bar code
31223083550997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
229 p.
Isbn
9780312378868
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008005624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 213451392
  • (OCoLC)213451392

Library Locations

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