The Blackbird Girls
(Large Print)

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Published
[New York, NY] : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.
ISBN
1432884417, 9781432884413
Lexile measure
560L
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Published
[New York, NY] : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.
Format
Large Print
Physical Desc
537 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Language
English
ISBN
1432884417, 9781432884413
Accelerated Reader
MG
Level 4.8, 12 Points
Lexile measure
560

Notes

General Note
Includes bibliographical references (525-528).
General Note
"In the wreckage of Chernobyl, a friendship is born"--Cover.
Description
On a spring morning in 1986, neighbors Valentina Kaplan and Oksana Savchenko wake up to an angry red sky. A reactor at the nuclear power plant where their fathers work--Chernobyl--has exploded. Before they know it, the two girls, who've always been enemies, find themselves on a train bound for Leningrad to stay with Valentina's estranged grandmother, Rita Grigorievna. In 1941 Rifka must flee Kiev before the Germans arrive. Her journey is harrowing and fraught with danger because Germans and Russians alike will revile her for her Jewish blood. In both time periods, the girls must learn who to trust and how to have hope in the midst of horrible events.
Target Audience
560L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,4.8,12,509231.
Local note
LARGE PRINT

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Blankman, A. (2020). The Blackbird Girls (Large print edition.). Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Blankman, Anne. 2020. The Blackbird Girls. Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Blankman, Anne. The Blackbird Girls Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Blankman, Anne. The Blackbird Girls Large print edition., Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.

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