Milkweed – (Readers Circle (Laurel-Leaf)) by Jerry Description:

Milkweed – (Readers An extremely powerful book. Readers will be gripped by this story of a young orphan in Warsaw. — Boston Herald Jerry Spinelli has fashioned a novel of beauty out of the ugliness of the Holocaust. It is a superb book one of the best you will read. — BookPage Stunning. — Kirkus Reviews Starred Spinelli creates a masterful achievement a war story to be put alongside J. G. Ballards Empire of the Sun and a literary accompaniement to Roberto Benignis Life Is Beautiful. — VOYA An unforgettable novel.–Library Media Connection Starred Part survival adventure part Holocaust history [this] novel tells the story through the eyes of a Polish orphan on the run from the Nazis.–Booklist Starred review This is a superb addition to the canon of young adult literature.–Jewish Book World Unforgettable. . . a powerful story about one small boys courage during a horrifying period of history. A heartbreaking and ultimately hopeful story. — The Midwest Book Review Milkweed – (Readers Circle (Laurel-Leaf)) by Jerry