Jewish Values: Maurice and His Dictionary: A True Story

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Place of Publication: 
Toronto
Publication Year: 
2020
Number of Pages: 
56 p.
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The real-life story of a Jewish boy and his family, who fled Belgium when the Nazis invaded and were settled in a Jamaican internment camp. Maurice continued to focus on learning, even as his world turned upside-down. Told by his own son in graphic novel format, this refugee story is about the trials of war and offers resonating homage to the power of education.
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ISBN: 
978-1771473231
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No