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Under the Persimmon Tree

by Suzanne Fisher Staples Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (March 31, 2008)

Intertwined portraits of courage and hope in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Najmah, a young Afghan girl whose name means "star," suddenly finds herself alone when her father and older brother are conscripted by the...

My Brother's Shadow

by Monika Schroder Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (September 26, 2011)

As World War I draws to a close in 1918, German citizens are starving and suffering under a repressive regime. Sixteen-year-old Moritz is torn. His father died in the war and his older brother still risks his...

Goodbye, Charley

by Jane Buchanan Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (August 17, 2015)

Forming bonds in a time of war

It's the summer of 1943, and for twelve-year-old Celie Marsh the war seems awfully close to her coastal Massachusetts home. She worries about bombs and submarines, and about her...

Jimmy's Stars

by Mary Ann Rodman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (April 28, 2008)

It's September 1943, and eleven-year-old Ellie McKelvey's older brother, Jimmy, has just been drafted. Jimmy has a joyful heart and a kind word for everyone, and he's the only person who thinks Ellie is smart...

Dawn and Dusk

by Alice Mead Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) (April 06, 2007)

For as long as thirteen-year-old Azad can remember, the Islamic Republic of Iran, where he lives in the predominantly Kurdish town of Sardasht, has been at war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq, and his country has...