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The Thought of High Windows

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When trapped or frightened, Esther sees windows --- and flying out of them --- as her only salvation. Young, Jewish and on the run from the Nazis, Esther is one of a group of children who manage to flee Germany for Belgium and then France at the beginning of World War II.

Despite her perilous situation, she frets over her frumpy looks, is ridiculed by the popular girls and
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Paperback, 176 pages
Published February 1st 2004 by Kids Can Press
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Payton
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Payton Anderson
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2-24-15
The book I read was The Thought of High Windows by Lynne Kositsky. In 2004, this book was published by Kids Can Press Ltd. in Canada and in the United States. Although the plot was confusing, the characters were developed, and the writing style was unique.
In this book, a large group of Jews are hiding in a barn trying to find a way to France to get away from the angry Nazi’s. After many days of hiding out, the Nazi’s finally found out that they were in the bar
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Aug 07, 2010 Nova rated it liked it
Esther, young, Jewish and on the run from the Nazis is one of a group of children who flee Germany for Belgium and then later to France. She joins the Underground and helps save lives of fellow Jews.
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Walter was a bit annoying, but I loved this story. I really did.
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