When the Dikes Breached

When the Dikes Breached

by Martha Attema
When the Dikes Breached

When the Dikes Breached

by Martha Attema

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Overview

For 16-year-old Klara, a devastating flood reveals a dark family secret.
It is February 1953 in the Netherlands and Klara is expected to marry the son of a prominent farmer. In this small island community, steeped in tradition, the Church controls the lives of its citizens but Klara longs to escape. When a spring tide merges with a brutal storm it causes the dikes to breach, unleashing death and destruction that exposes a dark family secret.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781553806745
Publisher: Ronsdale Press
Publication date: 04/03/2023
Pages: 302
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 7.62(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

About the Author

Martha Attema's award-winning novels are inspired by family experiences and historical events during WWII. Born in Friesland, the Netherlands, she moved to Canada in 1981. As a kindergarten teacher she wrote stories for her students, eventually fulfilling her dream of becoming a published author.
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