Escape From Warsaw

Escape From Warsaw

Originally titled The Silver Sword

by Ian Serraillier
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Mass market paperback, 218 pages
Current Retail Price: $6.99
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On a cold, dark night in Warsaw in 1942, the Balicki children watch in horror as Nazi Storm Troopers arrest their mother. Now they are alone. With the war raging around them, food and shelter are hard to come by. They live in constant fear.

Finally, they get word that their father is alive. He has made it to Switzerland. Edek and Ruth are determined to find him, though they know how dangerous the long trip from Warsaw will be. But they also know that if they don't make it, they may never see their parents again.

Their gripping story is taken from actual accounts.

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