Illus. in black-and-white. It's hard to leave your home and friends, but theNazis have invaded Clara's native Austria, and her Jewish family is no longersafe. Clara and her family take only what they can carry and travel by night tothe Swiss border, where they hope to escape to freedom. Soldiers areeverywhere, and it is Clara's heroism that carries the family across theborder, their lives and few precious possessions intact. "An excellentfictional introduction to the Holocaust."-- "School Library Journal."
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(190mm x 127mm x 4mm)
Random House USA Children's Books
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