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The Silver Sword

Written by Ian Serraillier

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The Silver Sword Synopsis

Alone and fending for themselves in a Poland devastated by World War Two, Jan and his three homeless friends cling to the silver sword as a symbol of hope. As they travel through Europe towards Switzerland, where they believe they will be reunited with their parents, they encounter many hardships and dangers. This extraordinarily moving account of an epic journey gives a remarkable insight into the reality of life in war-torn Europe.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780224070775
Publication date: 7th September 2006
Author: Ian Serraillier
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd an imprint of Penguin Random House Children's UK
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 208 pages

About Ian Serraillier

Ian Serraillier was born in London in 1912, and educated at Brighton College and St.Edmund Hall, Oxford. From 1961 he worked in his Sussex home writing mainly for children. His main achievements included novels, poetry, retellings in verse and prose, educational and local history books. He died in November 1994.

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