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The Resource The librarian of Auschwitz, Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites

The librarian of Auschwitz, Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites

Label
The librarian of Auschwitz
Title
The librarian of Auschwitz
Statement of responsibility
Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows Dita Kraus from age fourteen, when she is put in charge of a few forbidden books at Auschwitz concentration camp, through the end of World War II and beyond. Based on a true story
Member of
Summary
Follows the true story of Dita Kraus, a fourteen-year-old girl from Prague who after being sent to Auschwitz is chosen to protect the eight volumes prisoners have smuggled past the guards
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Teen Readers, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2018.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10599098
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iturbe, Antonio
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
940L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.1.I93
LC item number
Lib 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thwaites, Lilit Žekulin,
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kraus, Dita
  • Kraus, Dita
  • Concentration camps
  • Books and reading
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Germany
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Holocaust
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Books & Libraries
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The librarian of Auschwitz, Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Spain by Editorial Planeta in 2012"--Title page verso
  • "Based on the true story of Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus."--Cover
  • Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21115760
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
423 pages
Isbn
9781627796187
Lccn
2017007363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)953843234
Label
The librarian of Auschwitz, Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites
Publication
Note
  • "First published in Spain by Editorial Planeta in 2012"--Title page verso
  • "Based on the true story of Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus."--Cover
  • Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21115760
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
423 pages
Isbn
9781627796187
Lccn
2017007363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)953843234

Library Locations

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