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Tropical secrets : Holocaust refugees in Cuba

Author: Margarita Engle
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Escaping from Nazi Germany to Cuba in 1939, a young Jewish refugee dreams of finding his parents again, befriends a local girl with painful secrets of her own, and discovers that the Nazi darkness is never far away.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Novels in verse
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margarita Engle
ISBN: 9780805089363 0805089365
OCLC Number: 244766558
Awards: Sydney Taylor Book Award - Teen Readers, 2010.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
Sydney Taylor Award for Teen Readers, 2010.
Description: 199 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: June 1939 --
July 1939 --
December 1941 --
April 1942.
Responsibility: Margarita Engle.
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Escaping from Nazi Germany to Cuba in 1939, a young Jewish refugee dreams of finding his parents again, befriends a local girl with painful secrets of her own, and discovers that the Nazi darkness is never far away.

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