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Tunes for Bears to Dance to

Tunes for Bears to Dance to

After his brother's death, Henry and his parents move to a new town, where he meets and befriends Mr. Levine, an elderly survivor of the Holocaust. Then another man comes along and tries to entice Henry away from his friendship with Mr. Levine. Acclaimed author Robert Cormier cra... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780440219033
Barcode 9780440219033
Published 1 April 1994 by Laurel Leaf Library
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Cormier, Robert
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ISBN-13 9780440219033
ISBN-10 0440219035
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Laurel Leaf Library
Imprint Laurel Leaf Library
Publication Date 1 April 1994
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Cormier, Robert
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 107mm
Height: 176mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 59g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Family problems, Holocaust survivors, Prejudices, Artists, Families
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 158004

Description of this Book

After his brother's death, Henry, with his parents, moves to a new town, where he meets and befriends Mr. Levine, an elderly survivor of the Holocaust who spends his days carving a replica of his childhood village. Enter Mr. Hairston, who holds power over Henry's life. He is a man of glittering promises, but he exacts a terrible price from Henry, involving the boy's friendship with Mr. Levine. All Henry has to do is... TUNES FOR BEARS TO DANCE TO

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review [The book] will make fascinating material for group discussion. -- School Library Journal

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Author's Bio

Robert Cormier (1925-2000) changed the face of young adult literature over the course of his illustrious career. His many books include The Chocolate War, I Am the Cheese, Fade, Tenderness, After the First Death, Heroes, Frenchtown Summer, and The Rag and Bone Shop. In 1991 he received the Margaret A. Edwards Award, honoring his lifetime contribution to writing for teens.

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