The Resource Flying couch : a graphic memoir, Amy Kurzweil

Flying couch : a graphic memoir, Amy Kurzweil

Label
Flying couch : a graphic memoir
Title
Flying couch
Title remainder
a graphic memoir
Statement of responsibility
Amy Kurzweil
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Flying couch tells the stories of three unforgettable women. Amy Kurzwil weaves her own coming-of-age as a young Jewish artist into the narrative of her mother, a psychologist, and Bubbe, her grandmother, a World War II survivor who escaped from the Warsaw Ghetto by disguising herself as a gentile. The voices and histories of these wise, hilarious, and very different women create a protrait not only of what it means to be part of a family, but also of how each generation bears the imprint of the past."
Title
Flying couch
Creator
Summary
This graphic memoir describes how the author came to terms with the story of her grandmother, who escaped from the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II by disguising herself as a gentile
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Illustration line
Award
YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2017.
Assigning source
--back cover
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10541031
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Citation source
  • Bklst 09/15/2016
  • SLJ Oct 2016
  • PW 09/19/2016
  • Kirkus 08/15/2016
Dewey number
741
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a graphic memoir
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
a graphic memoir
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Amy Kurzweil
Label
Flying couch : a graphic memoir, Amy Kurzweil
Publication
Copyright
Note
Chiefly illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • ALL_BRANCHES
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Home entertainment -- Bed Bath & Beyond -- Home schooling -- Homeland -- Homegrown -- Homecoming -- Bedbound
Control code
sky2ocm83760794
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781936787289
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015955987
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b112502763

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