Waiting for Anya
Recounts twelve-year old Jo's experiences in an elderly widow's Hillside farmhouse along with several other Jewish children. set in Vichy, France, this is an excellent young adult novel providing the teenage reader with an...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - RebeccaClareSmith - LibraryThing
I read this in Year 5 and, whilst I don't remember all of it, I do remember that I thought it very sad and that, as a nine/ten year old, I was touched by the story. Read full review
WAITING FOR ANYAUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Lescun, France, during WWII is the setting for this latest work by the author of Mr. Nobody's Eyes (1990). Jo is a shepherd with a tendency to doze on the job until a close encounter with a bear cures ... Read full review