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The Resource Anne Frank's chestnut tree, by Jane Kohuth ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles

Anne Frank's chestnut tree, by Jane Kohuth ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles

Label
Anne Frank's chestnut tree
Title
Anne Frank's chestnut tree
Statement of responsibility
by Jane Kohuth ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Title variation
Anne Franks chestnut tree
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hidden away in their Secret Annex in Amsterdam during World War II, Anne Frank and her family could not breathe fresh air or see the blue sky for years. But through an attic window Anne could see the branches of a tall chestnut tree. This small glimpse of nature gave Anne hope and courage. It inspired her writing, which, in turn, inspired the whole world. Jane Kohuth explores Anne Frank's strong belief in the healing power of nature in this Step 3 leveled reader biography for newly independent readers ages 5-8
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Summary
An inspirational tribute to Anne Frank describes how, after being deprived of the outdoors for years, she found hope and courage while hiding in the secret annex by glimpsing the branches of a tall chestnut tree through an attic window
Biography type
individual biography
Biographical or historical data
Jane Kohuth began her love affair with children's books before she could walk. At her preschool entrance interview, she introduced herself and her sister as Frances and Gloria -- Russell Hoban's iconic badger characters (she got in). She's also a big fan of Scrabble and GRE analogies, but has found that writing for kids is the most fun of all. Jane has a degree in English and Creative Writing from Brandeis University as well as a master's degree in Theological Studies from Harvard Divinity School. She loves to write about sensitive kids and goofy animals, but will tackle most subjects as long as she can make the words sing. Her early reader Ducks go vroom (Random House, Spring 2011) was one of Parents Magazine's 20 Best Books of 2011. Estie the mensch (Random House, Fall 2011) is a PJ Library selection. Her picture book Duck sock hop (Dial) is now out and is a Kirkus Critic's Pick.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10233685
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kohuth, Jane
Dewey number
940.53/18092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.N6
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sayles, Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Step into reading. Step 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frank, Anne
  • Frank, Anne
  • Jews
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Anne Frank's chestnut tree, by Jane Kohuth ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Link
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 (48 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780375981135
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c7675720-c10b-454e-8d11-87615c0dba5a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1417038
  • 1417038
  • (OCoLC)858874647
  • (OCoLC)ocn858874647
  • 1417038
Label
Anne Frank's chestnut tree, by Jane Kohuth ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 (48 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780375981135
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c7675720-c10b-454e-8d11-87615c0dba5a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1417038
  • 1417038
  • (OCoLC)858874647
  • (OCoLC)ocn858874647
  • 1417038

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