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Lily's crossing / Patricia Reilly Giff.

Giff, Patricia Reilly. (Author). Dillon, Mia. (Added Author). Listening Library. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780739360682 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 073936068X (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 3:54:28.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Mia Dillon.
Summary, etc.:
Every summer Lily and her father go to her family's house in Rockaway, near the Atlantic Ocean. But the summer of 1944 is different. World War II has called Lily's father overseas, Lily's best friend Margaret had to move with her family to a wartime factory town, and Lily is forced to live with her grandmother. But then a boy named Albert, a refugee from Hungary, comes to live in Rockaway. He has lost most of his family to the war. Soon he and Lily form a special friendship, and they have secrets to share. But they have both told lies, and Lily's lie may cost Albert his life.
Target Audience Note:
Age group: Ages 9-12.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 56169 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Awards Note:
Newbery Honor Book, 1998.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Beaches > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > United States > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Refugees > Fiction.
Beaches > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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