Shurik: A Story of the Siege of Leningrad

Front Cover
Grosset & Dunlap, 1970 - Leningrad (R.S.F.S.R.) - 209 pages
5 Reviews
A Russian actress and nurse tells of her experience caring for an orphan boy during part of the three-year siege of Leningrad.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
2
4 stars
2
3 stars
0
2 stars
1
1 star
0

Review: Shurik: A Story of the Siege of Leningrad

User Review  - K. - Goodreads

My 13 yo was assigned to read this for an online WWII class this term. I was intrigued. I've never read anything about what happened in Russia during WWII. This book was written for the YA crowd so it ... Read full review

Review: Shurik: A Story of the Siege of Leningrad

User Review  - Alicia - Goodreads

This true story gave a very interesting first-hand account of the siege of Leningrad during WWII. The highly-descriptive narrative and style did not gel with my personal taste. Characters felt two ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
21
Section 3
37
Copyright

10 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information