Honey Cake

By Joan Betty Stuchner; Cynthia Nugent (Illustrator)
(Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375851902, 101pp.)

Publication Date: August 25, 2009

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"A story about friendship, honor, and bravery--now in paperback.
"For David Nathan, Copenhagen is the most beautiful city in the world. Even Nazis in the street can't make Copenhagen ugly. But life has changed since the soldiers arrived. His parents are always worried. And his older sister
goes to school early and comes home late. Sometimes she doesn't come home at all David's father is a baker, and since the war began, butter and cream are very hard to find. So David is "amazed "when his father makes a "special order" of cream-filled chocolate eclairs. But when no one comes to pick up the eclairs, David is asked to run a very special errand. It's an errand that will change his life . . . forever."
"Joan Betty Stuckner's early chapter book brings an important time period to light in a way that is thrilling, inspirational, and age-appropriate for Stepping Stone readers.



About the Author
Joan Betty Stuchner loved stories. When she wasn't writing, she worked in a library, taught part-time and acted in community theater. Sadly, Joan lost her battle with cancer on June 7, 2014, but her stories will continue to bring joy to readers for years to come.

Cynthia Nugent is an award-winning artist, a teacher of art and a writer. She was the illustrator of the bestselling first book "Mister Got To Go" as well as "Goodness Gracious, Gulliver Mulligan", and has had over 20 solo exhibitions of her artwork. Cynthia has a B.A. in English literature with graduate studies in Comparative literature. She lives in Vancouver.
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