Remember Me
OR

 
Cats in Krasinski Square
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ILLUSTRATOR
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TYPE
AGE
Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8 
READABILITY
4.5 
PAGES
32 p. ; 
KEYWORDS
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$16.14
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ISBN 9780439435406
Publisher Summary
When Karen Hesse came upon a short article about cats out-foxing the Gestapo at the train station in Warsaw during WWII, she couldn't get the story out of her mind. The result is this stirring account of a Jewish girl's involvement in the Resistance. At once terrifying and soulful, this fictional account, borne of meticulous research, is a testament to history and to our passionate will to survive, as only Newbery Medalist Karen Hesse can write it.

Two Jewish sisters, escapees of the infamous Warsaw ghetto, devise a plan to thwart an attempt by the Gestapo to intercept food bound for starving people behind the dark Wall.
 
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