The Resource The war that saved my life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

The war that saved my life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Label
The war that saved my life
Title
The war that saved my life
Statement of responsibility
by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother
  • "Nine-year-old Ada has never left her one-room apartment. Her mother is too humiliated by Ada's twisted foot to let her outside. So when her little brother Jamie is shipped out of London to escape the war, Ada doesn’t waste a minute--she sneaks out to join him. So begins a new adventure of Ada, and for Susan Smith, the woman who is forced to take the two kids in. As Ada teaches herself to ride a pony, learns to read, and watches for German spies, she begins to trust Susan--and Susan begins to love Ada and Jamie. But in the end, will their bond be enough to hold them together through wartime? Or will Ada and her brother fall back into the cruel hands of their mother?" -- Publisher's description
Title
The war that saved my life
Creator
Summary
A young disabled girl and her brother are evacuated from London to the English countryside during World War II, where they find life to be much sweeter away from their abusive mother
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Grades 4-6, 2017.
  • Josette Frank Award, 2016.
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2016.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Fiction, 2015
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2016.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2016
  • Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School, 2016
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10394007
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.B7247
LC item number
War 2015
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580
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.1.
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Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
pre adolescent
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by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
The war that saved my life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Label
The war that saved my life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5709323
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780803740815
Lccn
2014002168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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  • (OCoLC)ocn870211284
  • (OCoLC)870211284

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