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Summer of my German soldier.

Bette Greene

Summer of my German soldier.

by Bette Greene

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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Prisoners of war -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Jews -- United States -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    Sheltering an escaped German prisoner of war is the beginning of some shattering experiences for a 12-year-old Jewish girl in Arkansas.

    Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile fiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23252337M

      Summer of My German Soldier by Bette Greene, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Patty Bergen is the protagonist of Summer of My German Soldier. She is an outcast in many ways: she is Jewish, part of a wealthy family, and she is perceived as a failure by her parents. Patty is extremely lonely and longs for love. She meets Anton, a German POW, and shelters him after he escapes the prison. She ends up being tried for treason.

    Summer of My German Soldier, written by Bette Greene, is a very unusual, suspenseful and moving novel. I enjoyed this book tremendously and have to struggle to think of things I disliked about it.   Summer of My German Soldier (Book): Greene, Bette: Sheltering an escaped German prisoner of war is the beginning of some shattering experiences for a year-old Jewish girl in Arkansas.

      The summer that Patty Bergen turns twelve is a summer that will haunt her forever. When her small hometown in Arkansas becomes the site of a camp housing German prisoners during World War II, Patty learns what it means to open her heart. Even though she's Jewish, she begins to see a prison escapee, Anton, not as a Nazi, but as a lonely, frightened young man. As their gentle friendship . Bette Greene's novel, The Summer of My German Soldier, tells the story of a group of German prisoners of war who arrive at their new POW camp in Jenkinsville, Arkansas in or Patty.


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Summer of My German Soldier (Book): Greene, Bette: Baker & TaylorA Jewish girl's friendship with a German soldier in the POW camp outside Jenkinsville, Arkansas leads to tragedyBaker & TaylorWhen German prisoners of war are brought to her Arkansas town during World War II, twelve-year-old Patty, a Jewish girl, befriends one of them and must deal with the consequences of that.

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When year-old Patty Bergen, a Jewish girl living in a small town in Arkansas, thinks of her upcoming summer vacation, she only envisions clear blue skies and sunshine for miles around, even though her family life is dark and dreary.