The Resource Someday we will fly, Rachel DeWoskin

Someday we will fly, Rachel DeWoskin

Label
Someday we will fly
Title
Someday we will fly
Statement of responsibility
Rachel DeWoskin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the author of Blind, a heart-wrenching coming-of-age story set during World War II in Shanghai, one of the only places Jews without visas could find refuge. Warsaw, Poland. The year is 1940 and Lillia is 15 when her mother, Alenka, disappears and her father flees with Lillia and her younger sister, Naomi, to Shanghai, one of the few places that will accept Jews without visas. There they struggle to make a life; they have no money, there is little work, no decent place to live, a culture that doesn't understand them. And always the worry about Alenka. How will she find them? Is she still alive? Meanwhile Lillia is growing up, trying to care for Naomi, whose development is frighteningly slow, in part from malnourishment. Lillia finds an outlet for her artistic talent by making puppets, remembering the happy days in Warsaw when they were circus performers. She attends school sporadically, makes friends with Wei, a Chinese boy, and finds work as a performer at a "gentlemen's club" without her father's knowledge. But meanwhile the conflict grows more intense as the Americans declare war and the Japanese force the Americans in Shanghai into camps. More bombing, more death. Can they survive, caught in the crossfire?
Character
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10774218
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeWoskin, Rachel
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
  • 12 and up
  • 7 & up
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jayne Entwistle and Rachel DeWoskin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Entwistle, Jayne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Circus performers
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Shanghai (China)
  • China
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Someday we will fly, Rachel DeWoskin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 44 min., 53 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781984838124
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
5CC222BB-71A2-4644-BD11-31996502BCB6
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1083265471
  • on1083265471
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Someday we will fly, Rachel DeWoskin
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 44 min., 53 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781984838124
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
5CC222BB-71A2-4644-BD11-31996502BCB6
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1083265471
  • on1083265471
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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