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Milkweed (Reprint) (Paperback) (Jerry Spinelli)

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A stunning novel of the Holocaust from a Newbery MedalistHe's a boy called Jew. Gypsy. Stopthief. Filthy son of Abraham.He's a boy who lives in the streets of Warsaw. He's a boy who steals food for himself, and the other orphans. He's a boy who believes in bread, and mothers, and angels.He's a boy who wants to be a ******, with tall, shiny jackboots of his own-until the day that suddenly makes him change his mind.And when the trains come to empty the Jews from the ghetto of the damned, he's a boy who realizes it's safest of all to be nobody.Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli takes us to one of the most devastating settings imaginable-******-occupied Warsaw during World War II-and tells a tale of heartbreak, hope, and survival through the bright eyes of a young Holocaust orphan.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 20814.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Historical / Holocaust
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: Teen
Author: Jerry Spinelli
Language: English
Street Date: March 23, 2010
TCIN: 12123482
UPC: 9780375861475
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-4550

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