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Author Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk, author.

Title The war below : a novel / by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic Press, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Fiction    j SKRYPUCH,MAR    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    j SKRYPUCH,MAR    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 240 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Originally published in 2014 by Scholastic Canada under title: Underground soldier.
Companion to: Making bombs for Hitler.
Summary Luka, a Ukrainian boy working in a slave labor camp, plays dead after an explosion at the factory and escapes, eventually joining a resistance group that opposes both the Nazis and the Soviets, and through the danger of the guerilla fighting he has two overriding goals--find out if his parents are still alive, and reunite with Lida, a girl who was a friend in the labor camp.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Deportations from Ukraine -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- Juvenile fiction.
Slave labor -- Germany -- Juvenile fiction.
Ukrainians -- Germany -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Added Title Underground soldier
ISBN 9781338233025 (hardcover)
1338233025 (hardcover)

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