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The Resource Beyond the western sea, Book one, The escape from home, by Avi

Beyond the western sea, Book one, The escape from home, by Avi

Label
Beyond the western sea, Book one, The escape from home
Title
Beyond the western sea
Title number
Book one
Title part
The escape from home
Statement of responsibility
by Avi
Title variation
Escape from home
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America; their fates continue to intertwine on board ship and in the New World
Member of
Summary
Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1996
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
077027
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Avi
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beyond the western sea
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Runaway teenagers
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Beyond the western sea, Book one, The escape from home, by Avi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 295 pages
Isbn
9780531095133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Beyond the western sea, Book one, The escape from home, by Avi
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 295 pages
Isbn
9780531095133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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