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The burning summer

Claire Rayner

The burning summer

by Claire Rayner

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Published by Allison and Busby in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(by) Claire Rayner.
The Physical Object
Pagination144p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20122254M
ISBN 100850310776

That Burning Summer is a very different sort of World War II story, set on the Home Front and providing an intriguing insight into the rarely-mentioned role of Britain’s Polish allies in the war effort. Beautifully evoking the atmosphere of a small rural community under threat, it simmers with tension and intensity: readers will be rooting. THAT BURNING SUMMER. by Lydia Syson. Age Range: 12 - 16 BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email : Lydia Syson.

  The burning of China’s magnificent Summer Palace In Western forces burned the Summer Palace, a wonderful and magnificent building to the northwest of Beijing, China. British and French troops pillaged the palace, and then burned it to the . Other articles where Burning of the books is discussed: Mao Chang: dynasty (– bc), a massive burning of books took place in which most copies of the Confucian classics were destroyed. After the founding of the Han dynasty ( bc–ad ), an intensive campaign was undertaken to replace the classics; older scholars who had memorized these works in their entirety provided.

  Welcome to the NetGalley page for the upcoming YA novel THAT BURNING SUMMER by Lydia Syson! This wonderfully romantic historical fiction novel about growing up during wartime and finding the difference between following the rules and following your heart is a must read! Comments about The Burning Of The Books by Bertolt Brecht Philipp G. (4/3/ PM) I have discovered that your translation is not wholly accurate, I am a fluent German speaker and in class I decided to translate it from the original, and I did not get what you got/5.


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The Burning Summer. Ruthie Lee is seven and England is at war. Brought back from the countryside to live with her mother and baby brother in London, she spends summer in the hot dusty streets and the warm companionship of the East End Jewish community/5(3).

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. That Burning Summer. It’s July on the south coast of England. A plane crash-lands in the marsh, and sixteen-year-old Peggy finds its broken pilot—a young Polish airman named Henryk.

Afraid and unwilling to return to the fight, Henryk needs a place to hide, and Peggy helps him find his way to a remote, abandoned church/5. COVID Resources.

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The Heat is On: Summer of the Burning Sky (Montana Fire book 7) by Susan May Warren (J ). In book 3, the epic Summer of the Burning Sky series comes to a blazing, shocking finale.

Susan May Warren has done it again. She’s written a story which was so captivating from the very beginning to the last word. This book continues the storyline of the fires in Alaska/5(67). This is the first book in a new series, Summer of the Burning is a quick The burning summer book, at pages, but those pages are crammed full of characters I could emphasize with, tension so tight you could cut it with a knife, and plenty of action.

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After their house is burned down by the British and their mother dies from the effects of childbirth, a young girl finds herself responsible for keeping her younger brothers and sisters together and somehow rebuilding their home.

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From the moment I picked the book, I knew that it would be the perfect summer read. Just look at the cover. I've never read a gypsy book before. Elana K. Arnold has definitely introduced something completely new to me. A gypsy girl.

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The first mass book burning in Amsterdam took place later, in Thereafter, public book burning remained part of life in the Habsburg Netherlands for much of the 16th Century, Anabaptist and Calvinist writings later joining the Lutheran ones in the flames. Yet despite this relentless campaign, Protestant writings continued to proliferate.

The premise of That Burning Summer is interesting even though I’ve read about characters hiding soldiers in the past.

The Polish airman Henryk has an interesting background, but I felt the focus of this story was too much on the ‘childish’ romantic feelings between him and Peggy instead of what is happening in the war/5(13). The Nazi book burnings were a campaign conducted by the German Student Union (the "DSt") to ceremonially burn books in Nazi Germany and Austria in the s.

The books targeted for burning were those viewed as being subversive or as representing ideologies opposed to Nazism. The YA novel Daughter of the Burning City by American author Amanda Foody, brings to life all the joys and wonders of summer carnivals and reminds readers why they make for such fascinating tales.

Set in a travelling carnival called Gomorrah Festival, sixteen-year-old Sorina is the sole illusion worker to exist in hundreds of years. “A lot of ancient book burning was a function of conquest,” Knuth says.

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