Too Cold for a Tutu

Too Cold for a Tutu

Audio CD(Unabridged)

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When the Germans attack their Romany encampment during World War II, Andrej and his younger brother, Tomas, flee through a ravaged countryside under cover of darkness, guarding a secret bundle. Their journey leads to a bombed-out town, where the boys discover a hidden wonder: a zoo filled with creatures in need of hope. Like Andrej and Tomas, the animals—wolf and eagle, monkey and bear, lioness and seal, kangaroo and llama, chamois and boar—have stories to share and a mission to reclaim their lives.

Master storyteller Sonya Hartnett has crafted a magical and moving fable about war and redemption…and what it means to be free.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781742377407
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Publication date: 09/13/2011
Edition description: Unabridged
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

About the Author

Sonya Hartnett is the winner of the 2008 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the world's largest award for lifetime achievement in children's and youth literature. Her novels with Candlewick include Thursday's Child, What the Birds See, Stripes of the Sidestep Wolf, The Silver Donkey, The Ghost's Child, and Surrender, a Michael L. Printz Honor Book. She lives in Australia.

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