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The paper cowboy —Levine, Kristin (Kristin Sims), 1974-
Book
2014
7 available of 8 items

In a small town near Chicago in 1953, twelve-year-old Tommy faces escalating problems at home, among his Catholic school friends, and with the threat of a communist living nearby, but taking over his hospitalized sister'...

Catch you later, traitor —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2015
5 available of 6 items

The Collison's are an ordinary family, and Pete's a normal kid ... until the FBI show up at his door and accuse him and his family of being Communists. Set in 1951, during the Red Scare - when the cold war was really beg...

Breaking Stalin's nose —Yelchin, Eugene.
Book
2011
4 available of 5 items

In the Stalinist era of the Soviet Union, ten-year-old Sasha idolizes his father, a devoted Communist, but when police take his father away and leave Sasha homeless, he is forced to examine his own perceptions, values, a...

Little Leap Forward : a boy in Beijing —Yue, Guo, 1958-
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

In Communist China in 1966, eight-year-old Leap Forward learns about freedom while flying kites with his best friend, by trying to get a caged wild bird to sing, and through the music he is learning to play on a bamboo f...

Arcady's goal —Yelchin, Eugene, author, illustrator.
Book
2014
2 available of 2 items

When twelve-year-old Arcady is sent to a children's home after his parents are declared enemies of the state in Soviet Russia, soccer becomes a way to secure extra rations, respect, and protection but it may also be his ...

Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel —Compestine, Ying Chang.
Book
2009
3 available of 3 items

Starting in 1972 when she is nine, Ling, the daughter of two doctors, struggles to make sense of the communists' Cultural Revolution, which empties stores of food, homes of appliances deemed "bourgeois," and people of la...

Red kite, blue kite —Jiang, Ji-li
Book
2013
5 available of 6 items

When Tai Shan and his father, Baba, are separated during China's Cultural Revolution, they are able to stay close by greeting one another every day with flying kites until Baba, like the kites, is free. Includes historic...

Revolution is not a dinner party : a novel —Compestine, Ying Chang.
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

Starting in 1972 when she is nine years old, Ling, the daughter of two doctors, struggles to make sense of the communists' Cultural Revolution, which empties stores of food, homes of appliances deemed "bourgeois," and pe...

The darkest evening —Durbin, William, 1951-
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

In the 1930s, a young Finnish-American boy reluctantly moves with his family to Karelia, a communist-Finnish state founded in Russia, where his idealistic father soon realizes that his conception of a communist utopia is...

My own revolution —Marsden, Carolyn.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

In 1960s Czechoslovakia, Patrik participates in and rebels against the communist regime, knowing that anyone could become an enemy in the blink of an eye. Fourteen-year-old Patrik rebels against the communist regime in s...

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