Once hardcover educational edition Hardback
Part of the NEW LONGMAN LITERATURE 11-14 series
Felix canï¿½ t stop wondering what has happened to his parents.
Heï¿½ s been living in an orphanage in the mountains for over three years now, and they still havenï¿½ t come to get him.
When men arrive one day and start burning the orphanageï¿½ s books, Felix is upset and canï¿½ t understand what is happening.
But this is Poland in 1942 and the men are Nazis, come to burn Jewish books.
Fearing for his Jewish bookseller parents, Felix escapes and embarks on a dangerous mission across Nazi-occupied Poland, determined to warn his parents about what is going on.A remarkable and powerful novel from one of the most popular childrenï¿½ s authors.ï¿½ Gleitzman is a highly skilled comic author; this story proves he can write tragedy as well.ï¿½ The Independent
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 160 pages
- Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
- Publication Date: 01/03/2007
- Category: School editions of fiction texts
- ISBN: 9781405841306