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Brooklyn Bridge : a novel

Hesse, Karen.

New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2008.

229 p. : col. ill., map ; 22 cm.

Fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life takes a dramatic turn when, in 1903 Brooklyn, his parents turn their apartment into a factory for making teddy bears; and Joseph wonders whether he will ever see the glitter of Coney Island.

Reading Level: 5.0

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0312378866

LC Call No:

PZ7.H4364 Bro 2008

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Hesse, Karen.

Title:

Brooklyn Bridge : a novel / by Karen Hesse.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2008.

Physical:

229 p. : col. ill., map ; 22 cm.

Notes:

Map on endpapers.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, July 2009

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, September 2008

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, September 2008

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, July 2008

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, August 2008

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2009

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2008

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), October 2008

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, March 2009

Citation/Refs:

Kliatt Starred, September 2008

Summary:

Fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life takes a dramatic turn when, in 1903 Brooklyn, his parents turn their apartment into a factory for making teddy bears; and Joseph wonders whether he will ever see the glitter of Coney Island.

Target Audience:

5.0

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources

Subject:

Bildungsromans.

Subject:

Family life--New York (N.Y.)--Fiction.

Subject:

Teddy bears--Fiction.

Subject:

Social classes--Fiction.

Subject:

Homeless persons--Fiction.

Subject:

Immigrants--Fiction.

Subject:

Russian Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Jews--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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