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Author Rosen, Michael, 1946- author.
Title On the move : home is where you find it / Michael Rosen ; with drawings by Quentin Blake.
Pub Info Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022.
book jacket
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J 821 Rosen     AVAILABLE
Edition First US edition.
Descript xiii, 125 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
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Note First published: Walker Books (UK), 2020.
Contents Family and friends -- The war -- The migrants in me -- On the move again.
Summary Some of Michael Rosen's relatives were lost before he was born, in the Holocaust. First, he wondered about them. And he wrote poems. Next, he searched for their stories. And he wrote poems. Then he found their stories. And he wrote poems. Now, in a companion book to The Missing: The True Story of My Family in World War II, Michael Rosen has brought together forty-nine of his most powerful poems, exploring the themes of migration and displacement through the lens of his childhood in the shadow of World War II, the lives of his relatives during that war, and migration, refugees, and displacement today and tomorrow, here, there, and everywhere. Throughout, atmospheric watercolors from master illustrator Quentin Blake evoke the hardship, exhaustion, isolation, and companionship of being on the move.
Audience Ages 10-14. Candlewick Press.
Subject Rosen, Michael, 1946- -- Family -- Juvenile poetry.
Rosen, Michael, 1946- -- Family -- Poetry.
Refugees -- Juvenile poetry.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Juvenile poetry.
Emigration and immigration -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry.
Refugees -- Poetry.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poetry.
Emigration and immigration -- Poetry.
Children's poetry.
Genre Children's poetry.
Biographical poetry.
Autobiographical poetry.
Add Author Blake, Quentin, illustrator.
Alt Title Home is where you find it
ISBN 9781536218107 (hardcover)
1536218103 (hardcover)
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