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Author Golabek, Mona, author.
Title Hold on to your music : the inspiring true story of the children of Willesden Lane / by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen ; adapted by Emil Sher ; illustrated by Sonia Possentini.
Pub Info New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2021.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brewster-Children's Coll.  J 786.20 GOL     DUE 12-15-22
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 92 JURA     AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Descript 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Summary "In pre-World War II Vienna, Lisa Jura was a musical prodigy who dreamed of becoming a concert pianist. But when enemy forces threatened the city--particularly the Jewish people that lived there--Lisa's parents were forced to make a difficult decision. They chose to send Lisa to London for safety through the Kindertransport--a rescue effort that relocated Jewish children. As Lisa yearned to be reunited with her family while living in a home for refugee children on Willesden Lane, her music became a beacon of hope for those around her." -- Amazon.com.
"The inspiring true story of one young girl's escape from the Holocaust to become a concert pianist against all odds"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 4-8 Little, Brown and Company.
Subject Golabek, Lisa Jura -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Golabek, Lisa Jura -- Childhood and youth.
Pianists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jews, Austrian -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jewish refugees -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Pianists.
Jews, Austrian.
Jewish refugees.
Women -- Biography.
Biography.
Genre Creative nonfiction.
Picture books.
Add Author Cohen, Lee, author.
Sher, Emil, 1959- adapter.
Possentini, Sonia M. L., illustrator.
ISBN 9780316463133
0316463132
9780316463089
0316463086
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