The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

by John Boyne
  • Item #15T7 in TAB March TAB March
    • Grades: 6 - 10
    • Ages: 12 - 15
    • Format: Paperback Book
      Paperback Book
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In 1935, an orphan boy finds himself transported into a realm of horror when he is forced to live…with Adolf Hitler!
Some mature content.

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Pierrot must leave his home in Paris for a new life with his aunt Beatrix when he becomes an orphan in 1935. But this is no ordinary time, for the Second World War is fast approaching. And the wealthy Austrian household where Beatrix works as a servant is no ordinary house—this is the Berghof, the home of Adolf Hitler. Soon Pierrot is taken under Hitler's wing and thrown into a world of terror, secrets, and betrayal from which he may never be able to escape.

The Boy at the Top of the Mountain, written by the author of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, is another extraordinary historical novel about World War II—and the struggle to maintain innocence in the face of the ultimate evil.

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    • Grades: 6 - 10
    • Ages: 12 - 15
  • Product Type: Book
  • Page Count: 272 pages
  • Dimensions: 5 1/4" x 7 5/8"
  • Language: English
  • ISBN 13: 978-1-338-23564-7