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The Wren and the Sparrow

Author: J Patrick Lewis; Yevgenia Nayberg
Publisher: Minneapolis : Kar-Ben Publishing, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An allegorical tale about Nazi occupied Poland in which a town's residents are forced to turn over their musical instruments. A young student rescues the hurdy-gurdy of her teacher, who has presumably befallen a terrible fate, and later, a young boy finds the instrument and intends to pass it--and the importance of remembering--on to his future grandchildren"--
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Genre/Form: Allegories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Paper case bindings
Illustrated case bindings
Book jackets
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Patrick Lewis; Yevgenia Nayberg
ISBN: 9781467719513 146771951X 9781467719520 1467719528
OCLC Number: 851068325
Awards: Commended for Sydney Taylor Book Award (Older Readers) 2016
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrated by Yevgenia Nayberg.

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"An allegorical tale about Nazi occupied Poland in which a town's residents are forced to turn over their musical instruments. A young student rescues the hurdy-gurdy of her teacher, who has presumably befallen a terrible fate, and later, a young boy finds the instrument and intends to pass it--and the importance of remembering--on to his future grandchildren"--

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