Gleam and Glow
While Papa is off fighting with the Liberation Army, Viktor, little Marina, and Mama must abandon their possessions and flee their home with the other refugees, and as they embark on an arduous journey, Viktor thinks about what he left behind--his books, his room, and the fish his little sister adored--and ponders what the future might bring. Reprint.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Sarah.Lew - LibraryThing
This book is appropriate for first through third grade. This book is inspired by true events and beautifully depicts a family's journey during a time of war. In the book, a family must flee because of a war, but they have to leave everything behind, including their two fish Gleam and Glow. Read full review
Review: Gleam and GlowUser Review - Elines Flores - Goodreads
Although inspired by true events, Eve Bunting's version has made this touching story accessible to all people. Anyone that has ever been forced to uproot his or her lives and venture on to the ... Read full review