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Clara's war

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Call NumberJ FIC KACc
Dates2001; ©2001
Statement of Responsibilityby Kathy Kacer.
Creators & ContributorsKacer, Kathy (author)
Krása, Hans (subject)
Summary"Clara's family have been living a very happy life when the Nazis invade. Like other Jewish people, they soon are sent to Terezín, a walled town in Czechoslovakia. Despite the hardships, Clara finds wonderful new friends. An announcement that auditions are being held for a children's opera, 'Brundibar,' has the musical Clara eager for a part. However, when she learns that her special friend, Jacob, is involved in a dangerous escape plan, Clara has some new challenges to face." Back cover
Physical Description 189 pages : illustrations, map, portrait ; 19 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherToronto : Second Story Press
Notes
  • "A Holocaust Remembrance Book for Young Readers"
  • Red Maple Award, 2002; Sydney Taylor Book AwardNotable Book, 2001
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Ages 10 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2010 by Erin & Jordan Berard