After the war / Tom Palmer.

By: Palmer, Tom, 1967- [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Edinburgh : Conkers, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 188 pages : illustrations ; 20 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781781129487Other title: After the war : from Auschwitz to AmblesideSubject(s): Ex-concentration camp inmates -- Children's fiction | Polish people -- England -- History -- 20th century -- Children's fiction | Lake District (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Summer 1945. The Second World War is finally over and Yossi, Ben and Mordecai are among three hundred children who have arrived in the English Lake District. Having survived the horrors of the Nazi concentration camps, they've finally reached a place of safety and peace, where they can hopefully begin to recover. But Yossi is haunted by thoughts of his missing father and disturbed by terrible nightmares. As he waits desperately for news from home, he fears that Mordecai and Ben -- the closest thing to family he has left -- will move on without him. Will life by the beautiful shores of Lake Windermere be enough to bring hope back into all their lives?
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Summer 1945. The Second World War is finally over and Yossi, Ben and Mordecai are among three hundred children who have arrived in the English Lake District. Having survived the horrors of the Nazi concentration camps, they've finally reached a place of safety and peace, where they can hopefully begin to recover. But Yossi is haunted by thoughts of his missing father and disturbed by terrible nightmares. As he waits desperately for news from home, he fears that Mordecai and Ben -- the closest thing to family he has left -- will move on without him. Will life by the beautiful shores of Lake Windermere be enough to bring hope back into all their lives?

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