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Torch in the Darkness: The Tale of a Boy Artist in the Renaissance

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5 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description
This book was nominated for the Young Hoosier Reader Award by the Indiana Library Federation and is considered a modern classic. It is historically and culturally sensitive and gives a thrilling account of a peasant boy who becomes an artist. The story is loosely based on a German legend about a mysterious ring in a wrought iron fence around a fountain in Nurnberg, Germany. The stunning illustr... More
Book Information
PublisherGuild Press of Indiana
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages126
Publication Date04/15/2000
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About Alan Garinger (Author) : Alan Garinger is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Alan Garinger include Alone: The Journey of the Boy Sims, Jeremiah Stokley, Naturalist, ... more
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