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Fighting on a secret front of World War II

Paul and Marie's bucolic French country town is almost untouched by the ravages of WWII, but the siblings still live in the shadow of war. Their father is a Prisoner of War, kept hostage by the Germans. When their friend Henri's parents disappear and Henri goes into hiding because of his Jewish ancestry, Paul and Marie realize they must take a stand. But how can they convince the French Resistance that even children can help in their fight against injustice?

Resistance is the first voulme of a triology written by acclaimed teen author Carla Jablonski and illustrated by Leland Purvis.

Publisher: New York : First Second, 2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781596432918
Branch Call Number: T Graphic Resistance v.1
Characteristics: 121 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Purvis, Leland
Sycamore, Hilary


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GeeksInTheLibrary Oct 17, 2017

Two young French kids experience the shadow of war creep over their beautiful home, and when their Jewish friend is forced into hiding, the siblings realize they can no longer sit idly by. Good for fans of war stories and little guys standing up against a great injustice.


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