Waiting for Anya

by Michael Morpurgo

On Sale: 06/04/2024

Waiting for Anya

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Waiting for Anya

by Michael Morpurgo

On Sale: 06/04/2024

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About the Book

A gripping World War II adventure from War Horse author and former Children's Laureate, Michael Morpurgo.

Jo did not stop until he’d shut the door behind him and even then his heart could not stop pounding in his ears.

Jo finds out that Jewish children are being smuggled away from the Nazis over the mountains near his village. All goes to plan until German soldiers start patrolling the mountains, and Jo realises the children are trapped. Jo's slightest mistake could have devastating consequences …

Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and Guardian Fiction award

Waiting for Anya is a novel that takes children to the heart of a tumultuous period in history, providing a wider context for children who have studied the Holocaust and The Diary of Anne Frank.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780008640781
  • ISBN 10: 0008640785
  • Imprint: Farshore
  • On Sale: 06/04/2024
  • Pages: 192
  • List Price:12.99 CAD
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / Holocaust
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE FICTION / Religious / Jewish
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
  • BISAC4 : JUVENILE FICTION / School & Education
  • BISAC5 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship

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