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City of Fate.

Author: Nicola Pierce
Publisher: New York : The O'Brien Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Imagine your home is bombed one Sunday afternoon by a horde of enemy planes. Imagine your family has gone and you are left behind. This is the fate of five-year-old Peter and two teenagers Yuri and Tanya. Imagine being ordered to leave school to fight the terrifying Nazis in WWII. Imagine you are right in the middle of a battle; it's you or them? you have no choice. This is the fate of Vlad and his three classmates.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Pierce
ISBN: 9781847176493 1847176496
OCLC Number: 880825548
Awards: Short-listed for Warwickshire Secondary Book Award 2014 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource (261 pages)
Contents: Cover; Reviews; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; YURI; PETER; MR BELOV'S CLASSROOM; TANYA; MR BELOV'S BOYS LEAVE HOME; YURI AND PETER SEARCH FOR FOOD; TANYA; FAREWELL TO MR BELOV; PETER HELPS OUT; THE SMELL OF STALINGRAD; TANYA LECTURES YURI; VOLGA MATUSHKA; BREAD FOR YURI AND PETER; IN STALINGRAD AT LAST; TANYA HAS A SECRET; VOLKER; PAVLOV'S HOUSE; MRS KARMANOVA GOES SHOPPING; GERMANS IN PAVLOV'S HOUSE; PETER WANTS TO PLAY; NEW YEAR'S EVE; EPILOGUE; Author's Notes; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; About the Author; Copyright.

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Sunday 23 August 1942 is an important day for Yuri. It is his fourteenth birthday and also the day that the Nazis began their carpet-bombing campaign of Stalingrad, which continued every day for the  Read more...

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City of Fate by Nicola Pierce: a clever, moral & eye-opening look at WWII -- thebookbag.co.uk buy [and] borrow -- thebookbag.co.uk a clever, moral and eye-opening look at a forgotten corner of WWII Read more...

 
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