After - Once/Now/Then/After (Paperback)
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After - Once/Now/Then/After (Paperback)

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Paperback 224 Pages / Published: 02/08/2012
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After is the fourth shocking, funny and heartbreaking book in Morris Gleitzman's Second World War series.

After

The Nazis took my parents I was scared

After

They killed my best friend I was angry

After

They ruined my thirteenth birthday I was determined to get to the forest, to join forces with Gabriek and Yuli, to be a family, to defeat the Nazis after all

'Haunting . . . dangerous and desperate, but also full of courage and hope' - Guardian
'You will laugh . . . prepare for shock and tears' - Sunday Times

After is the fourth in a series of children's novels about Felix, a Jewish orphan caught in the middle of the Holocaust, from Australian author Morris Gleitzman - author of Bumface and Two Weeks with the Queen. The other books in the series, Once, Then and Now are also available from Puffin.

Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
ISBN: 9780141343136
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 159 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 14 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
One of the reasons this humane and carefully crafted book is so readable is that the author celebrates ordinariness and childishness even as he chronicles terrible cruelty. But prepare for shock and tears. -- Nicolette Jones (on Then, children's book of the week) * Sunday Times *
Haunting . . . dangerous and desperate, but also full of courage and hope. * Guardian on Once *
[Morris Gleitzman] has accomplished something extraordinary. * Meg Rosoff *
Extraordinary . . . one of the finest children's novels written in the last 25 years . . . Narrative at its gripping best * Sydney Morning Herald *

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“The perfect end to a heartbreaking series”

I absolutely adore this series of books and was so glad that Morris decided to go back to Felix's story. These books always touch me and leave their fingerprints on my heart and After will definitely stay with me... More

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