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Book
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Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Scholastic Press, 2017.
Description:
338 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Summary:
Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together.
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LCCN:
2017017544
ISBN:
9780545880831
0545880831
9780545880831 : HRD
0545880831 : HRD
Other Number:
973803253
System Availability:
17
Current Holds:
0
Control Number:
1295843
Call Number:
J GRATZ
Course Reserves:
0
# System items in:
3
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Summary
A New York Times bestseller! <br> <br> JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .<br> <br> ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .<br> <br> MAHMOUD is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe . . .<br> <br> All three kids go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangers -- from drownings to bombings to betrayals. But there is always the hope of tomorrow . And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, shocking connections will tie their stories together in the end.<br> <br> This action-packed novel tackles topics both timely and timeless: courage, survival, and the quest for home.
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