Publish date: February 1st 2006
Publisher: Puffin Books
Pages no: 160
Edition language: English
, Historical Fiction
, Middle Grade
, World War II
Series: Once (#1)
Einmal war ein kleiner polnischer, jüdischer Junge im Nazideutschland. Seine Eltern hatten ihn in ein Waisenhaus in Polen geschickt. Als Felix aber die Nazi's sah, die im Hof Bücher verbrennen, weiß er, dass er seine Eltern - Buchhändler - warnen muss. So macht Felix sich auf den Weg seine Eltern zu...
I came across this one through YA Sync’s free audio summer program. Generally, I’m not into war stories, particularly those written from a child’s perspective. I just don’t have a good track record with them. I’ve read [b:Milkweed|69392|Milkweed|Jerry Spinelli|http://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/b...
I'm not really keen on reading holocaust stories, but I had this one free from the Sync summer reading and after deleting the raven boys, I had an audio book hole inside of me. So I started hearing it and I can't say I regretted it. Felix started out rather naive and childish but learned the world i...
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Despite the serious and sombre subject matter of this book, I really liked how it was told. Felix is also a storyteller and it’s very fitting as his parents were booksellers. His naivete shows with the significance of finding a carrot in his soup, but as the book gradually progresses, he quickly mat...