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The Silver Sword

The Silver Sword (EPUB ebook)

By Serraillier, Ian

Discover this amazing adventure story set in the Second World War 'If you meet Ruth or Edek or Bronia, you must tell them I'm going to Switzerland to find their mother. Tell them to follow as soon as they can' Having lost their parents in the chaos of war, Ruth, Edek and Bronia a...re left alone to fend for themselves and hide from the Nazis amid the rubble and ruins of their city. They meet a ragged orphan boy, Jan, who treasures a paperknife - a silver sword - which was entrusted to him by an escaped prisoner of war. The three children realise that the escapee was their father, the silver sword a message that he is alive and searching for them. Together with Jan they begin a dangerous journey across the battlefields of Europe to find their parents.BACKSTORY: Read a letter from the author's daughter and find out about the amazing true stories that inspired The Silver Sword.
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ISBN 9781448139873
Published 2 Aug 2012
Publisher Random House
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781448139873
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint Vintage Digital
Released 2 Aug 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Serraillier, Ian
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Adventure Stories
Historical Fiction
War Stories
Ebook Challenge Level: 7-8
Challenge Level: 6-9
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 823.914
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile