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Author Alikhan, Salima, author.

Title Emmi in the city : a Great Chicago Fire survival story / by Salima Alikhan ; illustrated by Alessia Trunfio.

Publication Info. North Mankato, Minnesota : Stone Arch Books, [2019]


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 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    j ALIKHAN,SAL    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Fiction.
Description 104 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Girls survive
Girls survive.
Summary Emmi, a German immigrant, is living in Chicago when the Great Fire breaks out on October 8, 1871, and, separated from her father, she finds herself with her neighbors, Cara and Seamus, braving the smoke and flames trying to escape the danger of the burning city, and searching for all their parents.
Subject Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871 -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Fires -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Juvenile fiction.
Germans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Juvenile fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- To 1875 -- Juvenile fiction.
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871 -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
German Americans -- Fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- To 1875 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Added Author Trunfio, Alessia, 1990- illustrator.
Added Title Emmy in the city
Great Chicago Fire survival story
ISBN 9781496578518 (hardcover)
1496578511 (hardcover)
9781496580115 (pbk.)
1496580117 (pbk.)

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