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The harmonica

Author: Tony Johnston; Ron Mazellan
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Separated from his parents in Poland during World War II, a young Jewish boy enslaved in a concentration camp, keeps hope alive while playing Schubert on his harmonica whenever the camp's commandant orders him to play.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Sophisticated picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Henry Rosmarin
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Johnston; Ron Mazellan
ISBN: 1570915474 9781570915475 1415516510 9781415516515
OCLC Number: 51899117
Awards: Commended for Sydney Taylor Book Award (Older Readers) 2004
Commended for Independent Publisher Book Awards (Children's Pict/7&over) 2005
Short-listed for Young Hoosier Book Award (Intermediate) 2007
Short-listed for Charlotte Award (Intermediate) 2006
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Tony Johnston ; illustrated by Ron Mazellan.

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Separated from his parents in Poland during World War II, a young Jewish boy enslaved in a concentration camp, keeps hope alive while playing Schubert on his harmonica whenever the camp's commandant orders him to play.

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