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The Resource Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson

Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson

Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Title
Sachiko
Title remainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Statement of responsibility
Caren Stelson
Title variation
Sachiko
Title variation remainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivors story
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This striking work of narrative nonfiction tells the true story of six-year-old Sachiko Yasui's survival of the Nagasaki atomic bomb on August 9, 1945, and the heartbreaking and lifelong aftermath. Having conducted extensive interviews with Sachiko Yasui, Caren Stelson chronicles Sachiko's trauma and loss as well as her long journey to find peace. This book offers readers a remarkable new perspective on the final moments of World War II and their aftermath.
Summary
Tells the story of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki through the eyes of Sachiko Yasui, who was six when the devastation was wrought, describing her experiences in the aftermath of the attack as well as her long journey to find peace
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2016
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2017.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2017.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2017
Assigning source
Publisher's marketing
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10532902
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stelson, Caren Barzelay
Dewey number
  • 940.54/252244092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grade 9 to 12
  • 850
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
D767.25.N3
LC item number
S74 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yasui, Sachiko
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson
Link
https://youtu.be/8oruuy3DBcM
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
20818778
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781467789035
Lccn
2015043908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
Label
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren Stelson
Link
https://youtu.be/8oruuy3DBcM
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
20818778
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781467789035
Lccn
2015043908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map

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