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Alan M. Gratz

Teoksen Refugee tekijä

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Sisältää nimet: Alan Gratz, Alan Kratz, alan gratz

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Tekijän teokset

Refugee (2017) 2,196 kappaletta
Prisoner B-3087 (2013) 1,347 kappaletta
Ban This Book (2017) 838 kappaletta
Projekt 1065 (2016) 724 kappaletta
Ground Zero (2021) 641 kappaletta
Grenade (2018) 619 kappaletta
Allies (2019) 545 kappaletta
The Brooklyn Nine (2009) 448 kappaletta
Code of Honor (2015) 433 kappaletta
Samurai Shortstop (2006) 279 kappaletta
Two Degrees (2022) 267 kappaletta
Resist: A Story of D-Day (2019) 189 kappaletta
The League of Seven (2014) 173 kappaletta
Something Rotten (2007) 172 kappaletta
Something Wicked (2008) 93 kappaletta
Captain America: The Ghost Army (2023) — Tekijä — 91 kappaletta
The Dragon Lantern (2015) 72 kappaletta
Heroes: A Novel of Pearl Harbor (2024) 69 kappaletta
Fantasy Baseball (2011) 49 kappaletta
The Monster War (2016) 37 kappaletta
Heroes 5 kappaletta
Dos grados (2023) 5 kappaletta
Hero of the Five Points (2014) 3 kappaletta
Vluchteling (2017) 2 kappaletta
Join or Die 2 kappaletta
De laatste granaat (2023) 1 kappale
League of Seven 1 kappale
Menekültek (2018) 1 kappale
Ground Zero (2022) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Half-Minute Horrors (2009) — Avustaja — 279 kappaletta

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Kanoninen nimi
Gratz, Alan M.
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Penland, North Carolina, USA
University of Tennessee (BA - Creative Writing, MS - English Education)
young adult writer
Authors Guild
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
Palkinnot ja kunnianosoitukset
Best Books for Young Adults (Top Ten, 2007)
Barry Goldblatt
Lyhyt elämäkerta
Alan Michael Gratz (born January 27, 1972) is the author of 16 novels for young adults including Prisoner B-3087, Code of Honor and Refugee.

Gratz was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. He holds a B.A. in Creative Writing and a Master's degree in English Education, both from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Gratz lives in Asheville, North Carolina.

I'm the author of a number of books for young readers, including Refugee,Ban This Book, Prisoner B-3087, Code of Honor, Projekt 1065, the League of Seven series, and The Brooklyn Nine. I live in the mountains of western North Carolina with my family, where I enjoy reading, playing games, and eating pizza.



This story gives three stories of three different refugees in their respective eras. All of them come from different countries and have ha different experiences, however they all struggled as refugees and really gives a first person perspective on what a refugee can go through.
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BayleeG | 77 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 2, 2024 |
I started this with my kids because my son is doing a novel study on it in school. Then I went ahead and finished it on my own because it’s riveting and I didn’t want to wait. It goes between two stories, one of a boy who’s in the North Tower on 9/11, and the other of a girl in Afghanistan in 2019. It is so expertly woven, and having the two different perspectives and timelines (with distinct parallels) adds so much to the depth of the big picture. I hadn’t talked much with my kids about 9/11 before, but this has been an impactful and helpful tool for discussing it together.… (lisätietoja)
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jnoshields | 19 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 24, 2024 |
The book focuses on the story of how 9/11 affects two different children; Brandon, an American who goes to work at the World Trade Center with his dad on 9/11, and Rashmina, an Afghan girl who longs for peace and progress in her country, and who comes across an injured American soldier in her village. Both children are forced to take a very hard look at the world around them; Brandon needs to do everything he can to survive once the plane hits the WTC building that he and his dad are in, and Rashmina needs to decide whether helping the injured American soldier is a good idea, or if it will ultimately cost her and her family their own lives. This is a great story because readers are able to see two very different perspectives on what was happening around them on 9/11. In a way, both of them are in danger, either from the terrorist attacks or their own society, and both must learn to navigate world that's not as safe or black and white as they had thought.… (lisätietoja)
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RaeDCordova | 19 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 17, 2024 |
Este livro é baseado na vida de Ruth e Jack Gruener. Em 1939, aos 10 anos, Yanek Gruener assiste à invasão da Polônia pelo exército alemão, estopim da Segunda Guerra Mundial. Do início ao fim do conflito, o garoto passa por dez campos de concentração e enfrenta viagens em vagões de gado. Faminto, sujo e subjugado, ele é um exemplo de perseverança. Sua jornada é contada neste tocante relato.
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Naves3516 | 45 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 16, 2024 |



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