A Family Secret

Written and illustrated by Eric Heuvel
Translators Translated by Lorraine T. Miller Publisher Farrar Straus Giroux Imprint Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN


Awards and Honors 2010 Sydney Taylor Notable Book for Teens

A Family Secret

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Discrimination: Reference/Discussion,Language: Mild Language,Language: Racial or Ethnic Epithet/Slur,Violence: Genocide,Violence: Gun Violence,Violence: Mild Violence,Violence: War/Harsh Realities of War

In this graphic novel, when Jeroen, a Dutch boy, discovers grandmother Helena's World War II memorabilia in her attic, she tells him about her dreadful experience during the German occupation. While Helena helped the resistance, her father worked for the Nazis and may have sent Helena's Jewish best friend, Esther, to a death camp. A companion book to The Search. Full-color illustrations.
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