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Place Not Home Eva Wiseman

Place Not Home

Eva Wiseman

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ISBN : 9780756900465
Hardcover
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Life in Communist Hungary isnt easy for thirteen-year-old Nelly. Food is scarce and so are clothes. But she has great friends and a special boy she likes, so the hardships are bearable. When the Hungarian Revolution erupts in 1956, Nellys worldMoreLife in Communist Hungary isnt easy for thirteen-year-old Nelly. Food is scarce and so are clothes. But she has great friends and a special boy she likes, so the hardships are bearable. When the Hungarian Revolution erupts in 1956, Nellys world crumbles. Along with the Revolution comes a new tide of anti-Semitism. Nellys family is Jewish, and her parents are convinced that the family must flee. Everything she cares about - her cozy room, her favourite books, and her closest friends - will have to stay behind. Theres not time even to say good-bye. Nellys adventures during the familys harrowing escape to freedom are by turns funny and sad. Will she ever find a place to call home?