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Ruth and the Night of Broken Glass : a World War II survival story / by Emma Carlson Berne ; illustrated by Matt Forsyth ; cover art by Alessia Trunfio.

Berne, Emma Carlson, (author.). Forsyth, Matt, (illustrator.). Trunfio, Alessia, 1990- (artist.).
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Girls survive.
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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle ON-ORDER 1/CH (Text) NCSTL9781496583871 On Order On order -

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  • ISBN: 9781496583871 : LIB
  • ISBN: 1496583876 : LIB
  • Physical Description: pages cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Stone Arch Books, [2019]

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In November 1938, young Ruth Block is a Jewish girl in Frankfurt Germany, trying to cope with the ever tightening noose of Nazi oppression; her father's stationery store has been shut down, and her school closed; then one night her family's apartment is broken into, and her father is dragged out, arrested, and taken to a concentration camp--and it becomes clear that if Ruth and her best friend Miriam are going to survive they must somehow get out of Germany, even if it means leaving their parents behind.
Subject: Kristallnacht, 1938 > Juvenile fiction.
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) > Juvenile fiction.
Jewish girls > Germany > Frankfurt am Main > Juvenile fiction.
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
Frankfurt am Main (Germany) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Germany > History > 1933-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Kristallnacht, 1938 > Fiction.
Jews > Germany > Frankfurt am Main > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Frankfurt am Main (Germany) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Germany > History > 1933-1945 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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