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The Resource Brundibar, retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister

Brundibar, retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister

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Brundibar
Title
Brundibar
Statement of responsibility
retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister
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Language
eng
Summary
Aninku and Pepicek find their mother sick one morning, they need to buy her milk to make her better. The brother and sister go to town to make money by singing. But a hurdy-gurdy grinder, Brundibar, chases them away. They are helped by three talking animals and three hundred schoolchildren, to defeat the bully. Brundibar is based on a Czech opera for children that was performed fifty-five times by the children of Terezin, a Nazi concentration camp in 1943
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Title
Brundibar
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Contributor
Summary
When Aninku and Pepicek discover that their mother is sick, they rush to town for milk to make her better, but their attempt to earn money by singing is thwarted by a bullying hurdy-gurdy grinder, Brundibar, who chases away all other street musicians
Subject
Character
Award
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2003
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121475
Cataloging source
ZAE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
570
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 12
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister
Brundibar, retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister

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