Item description for The Ice Road by Jaap ter Haar...
It is 1942 and the German army has laid siege on Leningrad. No one can get out, no food can get in, and the temperature has long remained below zero. Hunger has gripped the people of Leningrad, and 12-year-old Boris Morenko is terrified that his mother will starve. Weaving a tale of bravery, friendship, and survival, this compassionate and uplifting novel documents Boris and his best friend Nadia's attempt to outwit death in a desperate search for food behind enemy lines.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.56" Width: 5.04" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.53 lbs.
Release Date Jun 30, 2005
Publisher Barn Owl Books
ISBN 1903015383 ISBN13 9781903015384