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The Resource The Wish Child

The Wish Child

Label
The Wish Child
Title
The Wish Child
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Subject
Summary
This internationally bestselling historical novel that "fans of The Book Thief will enjoy" follows two children and a mysterious narrator as they navigate the falsehoods and wreckage of WWII Germany (Publishers Weekly).Germany, 1939. As Germany’s hope for a glorious future begins to collapse, two children, Sieglinde and Erich, find temporary refuge in an abandoned theater amid the rubble of Berlin. Outside, white bedsheets hang from windows; all over the city, people are talking of surrender. The days Sieglinde and Erich spend together will shape the rest of their lives.Watching over them is the wish child, the enigmatic narrator of their story. He sees what they see, he feels what they feel, yet his is a voice that comes from deep inside the ruins of a nation’s dream.Winner of the Acorn Foundation Fiction Prize at the Ockham New Zealand Awards“A remarkable book with a stunningly original twist.” —The Times (London)
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Chidgey, Catherine
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Literature
  • Fiction
Label
The Wish Child
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1131e026-95e2-439a-8cb3-d741c795513e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781640090989
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Wish Child
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:1131e026-95e2-439a-8cb3-d741c795513e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781640090989
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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