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By Myron Levoy

ISBN-10: 0060238003

ISBN-13: 9780060238001

ISBN-10: 3125775817

ISBN-13: 9783125775817

it's 1944 in big apple urban, and Alan Silverman doesn’t are looking to surrender his afternoon stickball online game for anyone—especially to not make associates with crazy-acting Naomi Kirshenbaum. but if he sees Naomi’s haunted face and hears approximately her scary studies in the course of the conflict in France, Alan alterations his brain. Slowly he struggles to make Naomi communicate to him, and one day—miraculously—she starts off to belief him. quickly they percentage homework and video games, in addition to their private emotions. Alan reveals that Naomi isn't just clever, but in addition humorous and enjoyable to be with. Alan’s international alterations and grows with the friendship. however the scars and fears of the Nazis are nonetheless greatly with Naomi, and Alan needs to achieve even deeper into himself for realizing.

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“A poignant double portrait of a boy and lady whose lives are replaced by way of the poor occasions of the Holocaust. sincere, compassionate writing.” — the recent York Times

American Library organization: better of the simplest for Children

New York occasions: most sensible Books for Children

Young grownup Library providers organization: better of the simplest List

National Awards for Children’s Books: Holland, Austria, and Germany

A nationwide booklet Award Finalist

About the Author
Myron Levoy’s younger grownup novels usually depict outsiders—often with humor—searching for identification and connections, with starting to be perception into their real selves. Works contain “Alan and Naomi,” “A Shadow Like a Leopard,” “Three Friends,” “Pictures of Adam,” and “Kelly 'n’ Me.”

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