Alan and Naomi

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Harper & Row,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 3.3 - AR Pts: 5
When Naomi, a refugee child from Nazi-occupied Paris who acts 'crazy, ' moves into Alan Silverman's building in New York, he does his best to avoid her. They slowly develop a deep and touching friendship " which] is a joy in] this warming story with its heart-wrenching ending. One of the more honest approaches to the repercussions of WW II" --SLJ.

1978 Boston Globe--Horn Book Award Honor Book for Fiction1978 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)1978 Jane Addams Children's Book Award Honor BookChildren's Books of 1977 (Library of Congress)1969-1992 Best of the Best Books for Young Adults

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Grouping Title alan and naomi
Grouping Author levoy myron
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subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction, Mentally ill -- Fiction, New York (NY) -- Fiction
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title_short Alan and Naomi
topic_facet Fiction, Friendship, Mentally ill