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Author: Fern Schumer Chapman
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In 1938, Edith Westerfeld, a young German Jew, is sent by her parents to Chicago, Illinois, where she lives with an aunt and uncle and tries to assimilate into American culture, while worrying about her parents and mourning the loss of everything she has ever known. Based on the author's mother's experience, includes an afterword about a little-known program that brought twelve hundred Jewish children to safety  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fern Schumer Chapman
ISBN: 9780374177447 0374177449 1250044219 9781250044211
OCLC Number: 881247865
Notes: "Melanie Kroupa Books."
Description: 224 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Fern Schumer Chapman.

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In 1938, Edith Westerfeld, a young German Jew, is sent by her parents to Chicago, Illinois, where she lives with an aunt and uncle and tries to assimilate into American culture, while worrying about her parents and mourning the loss of everything she has ever known. Based on the author's mother's experience, includes an afterword about a little-known program that brought twelve hundred Jewish children to safety during World War II.

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