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Call NumberJ FIC GRAp
Dates2013; ©2013
Statement of Responsibilityby Alan Gratz.
Creators & ContributorsGratz, Alan (author)
Gruener, Jack (subject)
Summary"Based on the life of Jack Gruener, this book relates his story of survival from the Nazi occupation of Kraków, when he was eleven, through a succession of concentration camps, to the final liberation of Dachau." —Title page verso
Physical Description 260 pages ; 22 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Scholastic Press
EditionFirst edition
Notes
  • Based on the true story by Ruth and Jack Gruener
  • "While the story of Jack Gruener is trueand remarkablethis book is a work of fiction. As an author I've taken some liberties with time and events to paint a fuller and more representative picture of the Holocaust as a whole." Afterword
  • Includes a biographical afterword (pages 257–260)
AudienceSchool Library Journal recommendation: Grades 6–10
RecognitionGifted in 2015 by David & Susie Zacks