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Boxes for Katje
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication date September 12, 2003
Pages 40
Binding School and Library
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780374309220
ISBN-10 0374309221
Dimensions 0.25 by 9 by 12.25 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Original list price $17.99
Other format details juvenile
Summaries and Reviews
With the end of World War II, Katje and her family must struggle to survive in their small Dutch town, but when a package from America arrives and is offered as gesture of goodwill from a stranger across the ocean, Katje is overwhelmed and writes a letter of appreciation that marks the beginning of something magical.
School and Library
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from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 12, 2003)
9780374309220 | details & prices | 40 pages | 9.00 × 12.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: After a young Dutch girl writes to her new American friend in thanks for the care package sent after World War II, she begins to receive increasingly larger boxes.

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