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The Resource Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine ; [foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu]

Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine ; [foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu]

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 ; [foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu]
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
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155621
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
DS135.C97
LC item number
B6655 2016
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730
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story
Label
Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine ; [foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu]
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Canada by Second Story Press, Toronto, in 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20484378
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Crown edition.
Extent
vii, 135 pages
Isbn
9781101933497
Lccn
2015010595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905600120
  • (OCoLC)905600120
Label
Hana's suitcase : the quest to solve a Holocaust mystery, Karen Levine ; [foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Canada by Second Story Press, Toronto, in 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20484378
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Crown edition.
Extent
vii, 135 pages
Isbn
9781101933497
Lccn
2015010595
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905600120
  • (OCoLC)905600120

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