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Boxes for Katje

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Boxes for Katje

By Candace Fleming; Stacey Dressen-McQueen (Illustrator)

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr), Hardcover, 9780374309220, 40pp.

Publication Date: July 13, 2010

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Description
Life is tough for Katje and everyone in Holland, but generous packages from Rosie in America brighten her life.


About the Author
Candace Fleming is the author of Gabriella's Song. She lives in Mount Prospect, Illinois.Stacey Dressen-McQueen lives in Portland, Oregon. Boxes for Katje is her first book.


Praise For Boxes for Katje

"Fleming 's engaging story of post-WWII Holland serves as a potent and merry lesson in generosity. . .Dressen-McQueen immerses readers in post-war Holland, crafting an entirely credible world of cobblestone streets, Dutch architecture and vintage clothing." --Starred, Publishers Weekly

"As heartwarming and uplifting as a bouquet of tulips." --Kirkus Reviews

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