Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group Spring 2017 Kids Books by Raincoast Books

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square fish • june 2017 juvenile fiction historical military wars john boyne the boy at the top of the mountain from the author of the boy in the striped pajamas comes another extraordinary story of world war ii and innocence in the face of evil when pierrot becomes an orphan he must leave his home in paris for a new life with his aunt beatrix a servant in a wealthy austrian household but this is no ordinary time for it is 1935 and the second world war is fast approaching and this is no ordinary house for this is the berghof the home of adolf hitler june square fish juvenile fiction historical military wars on sale 6/6/2017 ages 10 to 14 trade paperback 288 pages 7.6 in h 5.2 in w carton quantity 28 quickly pierrot is taken under hitler s wing and is thrown into an increasingly dangerous new world one of terror secrets and betrayal from which he may never be able to escape john boyne is the author of many novels for adults and for isbn 9781250115058 children including stay where you are and then leave $7.99 and the #1 new york times–bestselling the boy in the striped pajamas he lives in dublin ireland also available johnboyne.com praise for the boy at the top of the mountain stay where you are and then leave 9781250062864 $7.99 8.99 can stay where you are and then leave 9781627790314 $16.99 0.00 can with skill and emotional detachment boyne tells pieter’s story through descriptions and dialogue that are concise spare and vivid pieter’s traumatic childhood infatuation and interactions with hitler adolescent angst and destructive choices will captivate teens and prompt thought-provoking discussion —school library journal starred review as he did in the boy in the striped pajamas boyne crafts an unexpected ending that packs a tremendous emotional wallop —publishers weekly boyne’s the boy in the striped pajamas 2006 story is unarguably a powerful one with an often visceral impact —booklist 166