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Lonek's Journey: The True Story of a Boy's Escape to Freedom

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4 out of 5
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Book Description
In 1939, Lonek, age 11, escaped from Nazi-occupied Poland, but was deported to a Soviet gulag. This began a two-year journey over thousands of miles to find freedom. True story.
Book Information
PublisherStar Bright Books, Inc.
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
Publication Date11/30/2005
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About Dorit Bader Whiteman (Author) : Dorit Bader Whiteman is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Dorit Bader Whiteman include Lonek's Journey: The True Story of a Boy's Escape to Freedom.
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