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The Resource The extra, Kathryn Lasky

The extra, Kathryn Lasky

Label
The extra
Title
The extra
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Lasky
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Is the chance to serve as an extra for Hitler's favorite filmmaker a chance at life -- or a detour on the path to inevitable extermination? In this chilling but ultimately uplifting novel, Kathryn Lasky imagines the lives of the Gypsies who worked as extras for the real Nazi filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl, giving readers a story of survival unlike any other
Summary
Is the chance to serve as an extra for Hitler's favorite filmmaker a chance at life -- or a detour on the path to inevitable extermination? In this chilling but ultimately uplifting novel, Kathryn Lasky imagines the lives of the Gypsies who worked as extras for the real Nazi filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl, giving readers a story of survival unlike any other
Storyline
Tone
Award
Notable Books for a Global Society, 2014.
Awards note
2013 National Jewish Book Award Winner, Children's and Young Adults
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225374
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasky, Kathryn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L3274
LC item number
Ext 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romanies
  • Extras (Actors)
  • Romanies
  • Concentration camps
  • Romanies
  • Extras (Actors)
  • Romanies
  • Concentration camps
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The extra, Kathryn Lasky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection"-- Dust jacket flap
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20241262
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780763639723
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012955181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn825733322
  • (OCoLC)825733322
Label
The extra, Kathryn Lasky
Publication
Note
"A Junior Library Guild selection"-- Dust jacket flap
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20241262
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780763639723
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012955181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn825733322
  • (OCoLC)825733322

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