A Night Dividedby Jennifer A. Nielsen
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- Grades: 5 - 8
- Ages: 10 - 13
The Berlin Wall divides a country and Berta’s family. But Berta is determined to find a way for them all to be together again.
Eye-Opening Glimpse Into History, Page-Turning Suspense, Difficult Choices That Inspire Discussion, Tension-Filled Exploits, Inspiring Characters
Topics and Themes:
Berlin Wall, Soviet Russia, Families, Courage, Post World War II–Europe
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But one day on her way to school, Gerta spots her father on a viewing platform on the western side, pantomiming a peculiar dance. Gerta concludes that her father wants her and Fritz to tunnel beneath the wall, out of East Berlin. However, if they are caught, the consequences will be deadly. No one can be trusted. Will Gerta and her family find their way to freedom?