Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909
(Book)

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Contributors
Sweet, Melissa, 1956- illustrator.
Zegar, Rachel, bookjacket designer,
Balzer + Bray, publisher.
HarperCollins (Firm), publisher.
Dreamscape Media, publisher.
Published
New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2013]., Holland, OH : Dreamscape Media, 2014.
ISBN
9780061804427, 0061804428, 9781629238340, 1629238341
Lexile measure
AD 760L
Rating
AD760L
Status

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Messenger Public Library of North Aurora - Juvenile BiographyJB LEMLICHOn Shelf

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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (9 min.); 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
LG
Level 5, 1 Points
Lexile code
AD
Lexile measure
760

Notes

General Note
Accompanying CD produced by Dreamscape Media, LLC, p2014.
General Note
"The artist used watercolor, gouache, and mixed media to create the illustrations for this book."--Title page verso.
General Note
Typography and jacket design by Rachel Zegar.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Participants/Performers
Read by Lesa Lockford.
Description
An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district.
Target Audience
AD760L,Lexile
Target Audience
Elementary Grade.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,LG,5,0.5,156055.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,K-2,3.6,2,Quiz: 59755.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,5.0
Study Program Information
Reading Counts!,3.6

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APA Citation (style guide)

Markel, M., Sweet, M., & Zegar, R. (2013). Brave girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909 (First edition.). Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Markel, Michelle, Melissa Sweet and Rachel, Zegar. 2013. Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909. New York, NY: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Markel, Michelle, Melissa Sweet and Rachel, Zegar. Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909 New York, NY: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Markel, Michelle,, Melissa Sweet, and Rachel Zegar. Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909 First edition., Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2013.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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