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The Lion and the Unicorn

1st American ed.

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Published by DK Pub. in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

When Lenny Levi's father goes off to fight in the Second World War, his son has to learn to be brave: brave when bombs are dropped on his street in London, brave when he's evacuated to a big house in the country, and brave when spiteful children tease him and call him names.This beautiful book will strike a chord with anyone who has ever felt homesick and alone. Full of detail and character, it embraces the past and the present with unique poignancy and power.

About the Edition

Lenny, a Jewish boy living in London during the Blitz in World War II, must adjust to many changes and find the true meaning of courage when he is evacuated to a large mansion in the English countryside.

Edition Notes

"DK Ink book."

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.H87395 Li 1999

The Physical Object

Pagination
1 v. (unpaged) :

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL347385M
Internet Archive
lionunicorn00hugh
ISBN 10
0789425556
LC Control Number
98006499
OCLC/WorldCat
38918089
Library Thing
1296558
Goodreads
516987
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