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The Resource A faraway island, Annika Thor ; translated from the Swedish by Linda Schenck, (sound recording)

A faraway island, Annika Thor ; translated from the Swedish by Linda Schenck, (sound recording)

Label
A faraway island
Title
A faraway island
Statement of responsibility
Annika Thor ; translated from the Swedish by Linda Schenck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
In 1939 Sweden, two Jewish sisters wait in seperate foster homes for their parents to join them in fleeing the Nazis in Austria, but while eight-year-old Nellie settles in quickly, twelve-year-old Stephie feels stranded at the end of the world, with a foster mother who is as cold and unforgiving as the island on which they live
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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En ö i havet
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Thor, Annika
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
3-6
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Amy Rubinate
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  • Schenck, Linda
  • Rubinate, Amy
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Refugees
  • Sisters
  • Jews
  • Islands
  • Sweden
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Refugees
  • Sisters
  • Jews
  • Islands
  • Sweden
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A faraway island, Annika Thor ; translated from the Swedish by Linda Schenck, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn663882374
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (ca. 73 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307746481
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1693ACD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)663882374
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A faraway island, Annika Thor ; translated from the Swedish by Linda Schenck, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn663882374
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (ca. 73 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307746481
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1693ACD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)663882374
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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