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    Children of Willesden Lane 9781445161303

    Manufacturer: Macmillan Education
    Children of Willesden Lane - Fourteen-year-old Lisa Jura was a musical prodigy who hoped to become a concert pianist. But when Hitler's armies advanced on pre-war Vienna, Lisa's parents were forced to make a difficult decision. Able to secure passage for only one of their three daughters through the Kindertransport, they chose to send gifted Lisa to London for safety. As she yearned to be reunited with her family while she lived in a home for refugee children on Willesden Lane, Lisa's music became a beacon of hope. A memoir of courage, survival, and the power of music to uplift the human spirit, this compelling tribute to one special young woman and the lives she touched will both educate and inspire young readers. Based on a true story of a 14 year old girl Lisa Jura, who had to flee her home in Vienna and rebuild her life in London, the story brings home the reality of the Holocaust to readers aged 12 and up.
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    Products specifications
    Dimensions L x W (mm) 199x147
    Author(s) Watts F
    Format / Binding Paperback
    Language English
    Grade Grade 7
    Weight in Grams 200
    Subject English
    Condition New
    Type Reader