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Description - Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin

A Newbery Honor Book.Sasha Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six: The Young Pioneer is devoted to Comrade Stalin, the Communist Party, and Communism.A Young Pioneer is a reliable comrade and always acts according to conscience.A Young Pioneer has a right to criticize shortcomings.But now that it is finally time to join the Young Pioneers, the day Sasha has awaited for so long, everything seems to go awry. He breaks a classmate's glasses with a snowball. He accidentally damages a bust of Stalin in the school hallway. And worst of all, his father, the best Communist he knows, was arrested just last night. Eugene Yelchin's moving story of a ten-year-old boy's world shattering is masterful in its simplicity, powerful in its message, and heartbreaking in its plausibility.Breaking Stalin's Nose is one of Horn Book's Best Fiction Books of 2011

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781250034106
ISBN-10: 1250034108
Format: Paperback
(179mm x 142mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Square Fish
Publisher: Square Fish
Publish Date: 15-Oct-2013
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Eugene Yelchin

Eugene Yelchin has illustrated several books for children, including Who Ate All the Cookie Dough? and Won Ton. He lives in California with his wife and children.

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