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The Resource Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar

Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar

Label
Lucky broken girl
Title
Lucky broken girl
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Behar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1960s New York, fifth-grader Ruthie, a Cuban-Jewish immigrant, must rely on books, art, her family, and friends in her multicultural neighborhood when an accident puts her in a body cast
Summary
A semi-autobiographical story about a multicultural girl's coming-of-age in the 1960s describes how Cuban-Jewish Ruthie Mizrahi emigrates with her family from Castro's Cuba to New York, where a devastating accident challenges her perceptions about mortality and strength
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Pura Belpre Award for Narrative, 2018.
Awards note
Pura Belpré Author Award winner, 2018
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10541137
Cataloging source
IDEBK
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1956-
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Behar, Ruth
Index
no index present
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670
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Belpré Medal
  • Fractures
  • Family life
  • Immigrants
  • Cuban Americans
  • Neighbors
  • Fractures
  • Family life
  • Immigrants
  • Cuban Americans
  • Neighbors
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar
Link
http://digitalmedia.forsythpl.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2877695
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399546464
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 1002484
  • 71264204-9610-4836-871B-E91B072ED9C7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)980848331
  • (OCoLC)ocn980848331
Label
Lucky broken girl, Ruth Behar
Link
http://digitalmedia.forsythpl.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2877695
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399546464
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 1002484
  • 71264204-9610-4836-871B-E91B072ED9C7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)980848331
  • (OCoLC)ocn980848331
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