An eagle in the snow

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2017.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
820L
Description

England, 1940. Barney's home has been destroyed by bombing, and he and his mother are traveling to the countryside when German planes attack. Their train is forced to take shelter in a tunnel and there, in the darkness, a stranger-- a fellow passenger--begins to tell them a story about two young soldiers who came face to face in the previous war. One British, one German. Both lived, but the British soldier was haunted by the encounter once he realized who the German was: the young Adolf Hitler.

The British soldier made a moral decision. Was it the right one? Readers can ponder that difficult question for themselves with Michael Morpurgo's latest middle-grade novel An Eagle in the Snow .

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781250105141
9781250105158
9781250105165
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.2, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
820L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID c36dbe33-28e1-cfc6-f3d6-3852cee2c1d6
Grouping Title eagle in the snow
Grouping Author morpurgo michael
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-17 22:50:54PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-18 02:26:57AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 3
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.2
author Morpurgo, Michael,
author_display Michael Morpurgo
available_at_school Head Magnet Middle, Margaret Allen Middle
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Head Middle Magnet - Teen Fiction, Margaret Allen Middle - Teen Fiction
display_description In 1940 England, stuck in a train tunnel while German fighter jets fly overhead, Barney hears an unlikely story of a highly decorated World War I soldier who once had a chance to kill young Adolf Hitler.
format_category_school Books, eBook
format_school Book, eBook
id c36dbe33-28e1-cfc6-f3d6-3852cee2c1d6
isbn 9781250105141, 9781250105158, 9781250105165
item_details ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317450|Bellevue - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317468|Edmondson Pike - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317476|Green Hills - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317484|Goodlettsville - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GO||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317492|Hermitage - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HM||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317518|Main Library - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317526|Southeast - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||SE||, ils:CARL0000499785|35192049317534|Thompson Lane - Kids Fiction|JUV Fiction Morpurg|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||TL||, ils:CARL0000499785|A02134743|Head Middle Magnet - Teen Fiction|F Mor|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4E410||, ils:CARL0000499785|A02179072|Margaret Allen Middle - Teen Fiction|F MOR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||40100||, overdrive:242c5c08-868f-4c78-b00d-42a8cbf30f7d|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_school , Book
last_indexed 2018-08-18T07:26:57.853Z
lexile_score 820
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F MOR, F Mor
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Head Magnet Middle, Margaret Allen Middle
primary_isbn 9781250105141
publishDate 2017
record_details ils:CARL0000499785|Book|Books|First U.S. edition.|English|Feiwel and Friends,|2017.|133 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm., overdrive:242c5c08-868f-4c78-b00d-42a8cbf30f7d|eBook|eBook||English|Feiwel & Friends|2017|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000499785 A02134743 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317518 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317526 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317450 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317468 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317476 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317484 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 A02179072 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317534 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000499785 35192049317492 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
overdrive:242c5c08-868f-4c78-b00d-42a8cbf30f7d -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
subject_facet Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952 -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952 -- Juvenile fiction, Hitler, Adolf, -- 1889-1945 -- Fiction, Hitler, Adolf, -- 1889-1945 -- Juvenile fiction, Soldiers -- Fiction, Soldiers -- Juvenile fiction, Storytelling -- Fiction, Storytelling -- Juvenile fiction, Tandey, Henry, -- 1891-1977 -- Fiction, Tandey, Henry, -- 1891-1977 -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display An eagle in the snow
title_full An Eagle in the Snow, An eagle in the snow / Michael Morpurgo
title_short An eagle in the snow
title_sub
topic_facet Historical Fiction, History, Hitler, Adolf, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Soldiers, Storytelling, Tandey, Henry, World War, 1939-1945