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Attema, Martha.
Custer, WA : Orca Book, 2003.
IL 3-6, RL 5.0
ISBN 155143251X
"I can't hide you any longer."  The words that Mama had feared would come.  Since the Germans had occupied Amsterdam, Izaak and his mother were hidden by a kind woman who had taken them in when the Jews were rounded up.  But now it was becoming too dangerous.  So Mama arranged for Izaak to be taken north to a farm.  There he would be passed off as a visiting relative of the farmers and he would be safe.  Although he didn't want to leave his mother, Izaak knew that he must go.  Life on the farm was better than life in hiding.  He was able to play outdoors.  He was able to go to school.  He made friends with the neighbors.  And best of all, he got to take care of a horse.  But then the Germans arrive at the farm.  What will happen to Izaak and the kind family who has offered him shelter?
SUBJECTS:     World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
                        Jews -- Fiction.
                        Winter -- Fiction.
                        Historical fiction.


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