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The boy who dared

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Bartoletti has taken one episode from her Newbery Honor Book, Hitler Youth , and fleshed it out into thought-provoking novel. When 16-year-old Helmut Hubner listens to the BBC news on an illegal short-wave radio, he quickly discovers Germany is lying to the people. But when he tries to expose the truth with leaflets, he's tried for treason. Sentenced to death and waiting in a jail cell, Helmut's story emerges in a series of flashbacks that show his growth from a naive child caught up in the patriotism of the times , to a sensitive and mature young man who thinks for himself.
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Grouping Title boy who dared
Grouping Author bartoletti susan campbell
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display_description In October, 1942, seventeen-year-old Helmuth Hübener, imprisoned for distributing anti-Nazi leaflets, recalls his past life and how he came to dedicate himself to bring the truth about Hitler and the war to the German people.
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subject_facet Anti-Nazi movement -- Fiction, Courage -- Fiction, Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction, Hübener, Helmuth, -- 1925-1942 -- Fiction
title_display The boy who dared
title_full The Boy Who Dared, The boy who dared / Susan Campbell Bartoletti
title_short The boy who dared
topic_facet Anti-Nazi movement, Courage, Historical Fiction, History, Hübener, Helmuth, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature