The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain

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ALSC announces 2008 Notable Children's Books
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Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain
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Written by Peter Sís. Illus. by the author. Published by Farrar.
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In his deeply felt memoir set in mid-20th century Prague, Sís contrasts the constrictive walls of the communist state with his personal quest for artistic freedom. The 2008 Sibert Medal Book, a 2008 Caldecott Honor Book, and a YALSA Best Book for Young Adults.

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