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Boxes for Katje

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4 out of 5
Based on 26 Ratings and 26 Reviews

Book Description
Simple seeds of friendship grow into something extraordinary

After World War II there is little left in Katje's town of Olst in Holland. Her family, like most Dutch families, must patch their old worn clothing and go without everyday things like soap and milk. Then one spring morning when the tulips bloom "thick and bright," Postman Kleinhoonte pedals his bicycle down Katje's street ... More
Book Information
PublisherFarrar Straus & Giroux
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages40
ISBN-10B003BVK3A2
Publication Date09/12/2003
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About Candace Fleming (Author) : Candace Fleming is a published author and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Candace Fleming include The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and M... more
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About Stacey Dressen-McQueen (Illustrator) : Stacey Dressen-McQueen is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Stacey Dressen-McQueen include The Elephant Quilt: Stitch by Stitch to California!... more
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