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Summer of my German soldier

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World War II has come to Patty Bergen's hometown of Jenkinsville, Arkansas, in the form of a German prisoner of war camp. Patty, a twelve-year-old Jewish girl, is curious about these Nazi soldiers, who must be monsters for the killing they have done. She is also lonely and awkward, and looking for a friend. Anton, a German soldier, is not the monster that Patty imagined, but a frightened young man with feelings not unlike her own. He sees Patty in a way no one else does, as "a person of value." When she decides to help him escape from the camp, the consequences will change Patty's life forever. This thought-provoking, emotional narrative tackles difficult issues with insight and courage. Patty's story is as important today as ever, and has made Summer of My German Soldier a modern classic. It is a National Book Award Finalist, an ALA Notable Book, and a New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year.
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Grouped Work ID 7e9c3186-f850-0e40-b41c-373fafec2166
Full title summer of my german soldier
Author greene bette
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subject_facet Downloadable audio books, Jews -- United States -- Fiction, Prejudices -- Fiction, Prisoners of war -- Fiction
title_display Summer of my German soldier
title_full Summer of my German soldier Greene, Bette, 1934-, Summer of my German soldier [electronic resource] / by Bette Greene
title_short Summer of my German soldier
topic_facet Jews, Prejudices, Prisoners of war