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Author Palacio, R. J., author.
Title White bird / R.J. Palacio ; afterword by Ruth Franklin.
Pub Info New York : Listening Library, [2019]
℗2019
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J CD SPOKEN PAL     AVAILABLE
Edition Unabridged.
Descript 2 audio discs (2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
spoken word spw rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
digital optical 1.4 m. per second rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note "Includes a PDF of the glossary, suggested reading list, organizations and resources, and bibliography"--Container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
Performer Performed by various narrators ; with a note read by the author.
Summary Inspired by her blockbuster phenomenon Wonder, R.J. Palacio makes her graphic novel debut with an unforgettable story of the power of kindness and unrelenting courage in a time of war. In R.J. Palacio's bestselling collection of stories Auggie and Me, which expands on characters in Wonder, readers were introduced to Julian's grandmother, Grandmere. Here, Palacio makes her graphic novel debut with Grandmere's heartrending story: how she, a young Jewish girl, was hidden by a family in a Nazi-occupied French village during World War II; how the boy she and her classmates once shunned became her savior and best friend. Sara's harrowing experience movingly demonstrates the power of kindness to change hearts, build bridges, and even save lives. As Grandmere tells Julian, "It always takes courage to be kind, but in those days, such kindness could cost you everything." With poignant symbolism and gorgeous artwork that brings Sara's story out of the past and cements it firmly in this moment in history, White Bird is sure to captivate anyone who was moved by the book Wonder or the blockbuster movie adaptation and its message.
Audience 7 years and up.
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Juvenile fiction.
Jews -- France -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories.
World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Historical -- Holocaust.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Children's audiobooks.
Add Author Franklin, Ruth, writer of afterword.
Listening Library.
Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN 9781984847485
1984847481
Music # DD47178 Recorded Books
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