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When Amy Douglas becomes friendly with Josef, an elderly psychiatric patient, his past leads them to the streets of present-day Prague - and a violent confrontation. Shortlisted for the 1995 Children's Book of the Year Award. James Watson is also author of "Talking in Whispers",
Unknown Binding, 192 pages
Published June 1st 1999 by Not Avail (first published September 1st 1997)
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Leslie
Nov 18, 2008 Leslie rated it it was amazing
Excellent teen book (or adult) based on the life and exile of Czech poet Ivan Blatny and his English caregiver who discovered the genuine poet within. Rough beginning, but moving tale of life under the Nazi, Communists, and the revolution.
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Nov 12, 2014 Mondhuhn rated it it was amazing
I've read this just before I first went to visit Prague and it certainly colored my impression of the city. Hard to forget the characters, the kind of book where you live with them.
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