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The girl who wouldn't die

Author: Randall Beth Platt
Publisher: New York : Sky Pony Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's 1939 in Poland, and Arab knows that standing up for anyone -- especially her Jewish family -- only paints a target on her back. So she plans to survive the Nazi occupation the way she always has: disguise herself as an Aryan boy, lead her street gang, and sell whatever she can steal. But though Arab starts the war with the one goal of staying alive, others have different ideas for her. When a stranger asks for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
War fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randall Beth Platt
ISBN: 9781510708099 151070809X
OCLC Number: 954669346
Description: 349 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Randall Platt.

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A Jewish girl in Nazi-occupied Poland disguises herself as a boy and is recruited for a rescue mission by a member of the resistance.  Read more...

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"As timely as it is riveting, this gritty tale of one girl's extraordinary courage in the face of malignant evil grabs you by the heart and doesn't let go. Abra embodies the complexity, Read more...

 
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