At any cost. As a jewish boy in 1930s poland, Yanek is at the mercy of the Nazis who have taken over. Great product! He encounters evil he could have never imagined, but also sees surprising glimpses of hope amid the horror. It's something no one could imagine surviving. Survive. 10 different places where you are starved, tortured, and worked mercilessly.
Everything he has, and everyone he loves, have been snatched brutally from him. He is forced from one nightmarish concentration camp to another, as World War II rages all around him. 10 concentration camps. He just barely escapes death, only to confront it again seconds later. Can yanek make it through the terror without losing his hope, most of all, his will -- and, his sense of who he really is inside? Based on an astonishing true story.
And then yanek himself is taken prisoner -- his arm tattooed with the words PRISONER B-3087. But it is what Yanek Gruener has to face.
Projekt 1065: A Novel of World War II
This is ray's first-ever battle, and he doesn't know what to expect -- or if he'll make it out alive. He is handed a grenade and a set of instructions: Don't come back until you've killed an American soldier. It's 1945, and the world is in the grip of war. And choices they make in that single instant will change everything.
Hideki lives with his family on the island of Okinawa, near Japan. But then the two of them collide in the middle of the battle. Alan gratz, new york times bestselling author of Refugee, returns with this high-octane story of how fear and war tear us apart, but how hope and redemption tie us together. He just knows that the enemy is everywhere.
Ray, a young american Marine, has just landed on Okinawa. When wwii crashes onto his shores, Hideki is drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps to fight for the Japanese army. Hideki and ray each fight their way across the island, surviving heart-pounding ambushes and dangerous traps.
Alan gratz, author of the new york times bestselling Refugee, explores the necessity of teamwork and heroism in dismantling tyranny in this epic, yet personal, look at D-Day in time for the 75th anniversary of the operation. And so people -- and kids -- across the globe lent their part. D-day, june 6, 1944: the most expansive military endeavor in history.
From alan gratz, comes a thrilling new multi-perspective novel, New York Times bestselling author of the blockbuster Refugee, the highly acclaimed, this time centered around D-Day. From the young us soldiers in the boats to spies in the French countryside, the coordination of thousands came together. No less than world cooperation would bring down Hitler and the Axis powers.
Code of Honor
From the acclaimed of author of prisoner B-3087, a timely, heart-racing action-adventure about the War on Terror -- and the bond between brothers. Although kamran's family hails from Iran, Kamran has always felt 100% American. Kamran Smith has it all. Accepted. And then everything implodes. Kamran's friends turn on him -- suddenly, in their eyes, he's a terrorist, too.
He's the star of the football team, dates the most popular girl in school, and can't wait to enlist in the Army like his big brother, Darius. But is it a truth kamran is ready to face? And is he putting his own life at risk? In a race against time, kamran must piece together a series of clues and codes that will lead him to Darius -- and the truth.
Kamran refuses to believe it, but the evidence is there -- Darius has been filmed making threats against his country, hinting at an upcoming deadly attack. Darius is accused of being a terrorist. Kamran knows it's up to him to clear his brother's name.
Projekt 1065: A Novel of World War II
He must prove his loyalty to the Hitler Youth at all costs -- even if it means risking everything he cares about. Including. But he joins in the hitler Youth's horrific games and book burnings, playing the part so he can gain insider knowledge. Scholastic Press. Michael despises everything the Nazis stand for.
Infiltrate. Like the other boys in his school, Michael is a member of the Hitler Youth. But michael has a secret. When michael learns about Projekt 1065, a secret Nazi war mission, things get even more complicated. He and his parents are spies. Sabotage. World war II is raging. Michael o'shaunessey, originally from Ireland, now lives in Nazi Germany with his parents.
His own life. From acclaimed author alan gratz Prisoner B-3087 comes a pulse-pounding novel about facing fears and fighting for what matters most. Befriend.
Code of Honor
He's the star of the football team, and can't wait to enlist in the Army like his big brother, dates the most popular girl in school, Darius. Code of Honor. And then everything implodes. Darius is accused of being a terrorist. Kamran refuses to believe it, but the evidence is there -- Darius has been filmed making threats against his country, hinting at an upcoming deadly attack.
From the acclaimed of author of prisoner B-3087, a timely, heart-racing action-adventure about the War on Terror -- and the bond between brothers. Kamran Smith has it all. Although kamran's family hails from Iran, Kamran has always felt 100% American. Accepted. Kamran's friends turn on him -- suddenly, in their eyes, he's a terrorist, too.
Kamran knows it's up to him to clear his brother's name. In a race against time, kamran must piece together a series of clues and codes that will lead him to Darius -- and the truth. But is it a truth kamran is ready to face? And is he putting his own life at risk? Scholastic Press.
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The Brooklyn Nine
Puffin Books. One game--one family. Scholastic Press. Baseball is in the Schneider family blood. Code of Honor. Each member of this family, from family founder Felix Schneider in the 1800s to Snider Flint in the present day, has a strong tie to the game and to Brooklyn. Nine innings--nine generations. Through the years this family has dodged bullets on a battlefield, pitched perfect games, and dealt with the devastating loss of family and the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Through it all, one thing remains true: the bonds of family are as strong as a love of the game.
The only way to stop them? the biggest, most top-secret operation ever, with the Allied nations coming together to storm German-occupied France. Welcome to D-Day. Dee, a young U. S. He feels the weight of World War II on his shoulders. But dee is not alone. Meanwhile, paratrooper James leaps from his plane to join a daring midnight raid.
And in the thick of battle, a medic, Henry, searches for lives to save. In a breathtaking race against time, they all must fight to complete their high-stakes missions. But with betrayals and deadly risks at every turn, can the Allies do what it takes to win? Scholastic Press. And dee -- along with his brothers-in-arms -- is terrified.
Puffin Books. Alan gratz, bestselling author of refugee, weaves a stunning array of voices and stories into an epic tale of teamwork in the face of tyranny -- and how just one day can change the world. June 6, 1944: the nazis are terrorizing Europe, on their evil quest to conquer the world. Behind enemy lines in france, a girl named Samira works as a spy, trying to sabotage the German army.
Code of Honor. Soldier, is on a boat racing toward the French coast.
With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe. But there is always the hope of tomorrow. Scholastic Press. And although josef, isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, shocking connections will tie their stories together in the end.
This action-packed novel tackles topics both timely and timeless: courage, survival, and the quest for home. A new york times bestseller!joSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world.
. Isabel is a cuban girl in 1994. Code of Honor. Puffin Books. Mahmoud is a syrian boy in 2015. All three kids go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge.