The Wren and the Sparrow

The Wren and the Sparrow

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"An allegorical tale about Nazi occupied Poland in which a town's residents are forced to turn over their musical instruments. A young student rescues the hurdy-gurdy of her teacher, who has presumably befallen a terrible fate, and later, a young boy finds the instrument and intends to pass it--and the importance of remembering--on to his future grandchildren"--
Publisher: Minneapolis : Kar-Ben Publishing, ©2015.
ISBN: 9781467719513
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,color illustrations ;,29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Nayberg, Yevgenia - Illustrator


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Dec 18, 2018

This is a moving book that actually made me cry. The topic is a heavy one, but it is a story that is important to tell. I thought the illustrations were strange but somehow also compelling.

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