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The Resource Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein

Label
Code name Verity
Title
Code name Verity
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can
Member of
Summary
After crash-landing in France in 1943 and being captured by Nazis, a female wireless operator for the British (who goes by Queenie, Eva, Verity, and various other aliases) reveals bits of code in exchange for reprieve from torture...and to postpone her execution. -- Description by Ellen Foreman
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2013
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2012
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult, 2013.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Honor, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10106666
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wein, Elizabeth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Code name Verity
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Friendship
  • Nazis
  • Insurgency
  • France
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the companion novel, Rose under fire unpaged at end of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Books hardcover ed.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9781423187097
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011024857
Note
Printz honor book, 2013
System control number
  • (OCoLC)748286341
  • (Pol)143890
Label
Code name Verity, Elizabeth Wein
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from the companion novel, Rose under fire unpaged at end of book
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Books hardcover ed.
Extent
343 p.
Isbn
9781423187097
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011024857
Note
Printz honor book, 2013
System control number
  • (OCoLC)748286341
  • (Pol)143890

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