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Author Kushner, Tony.

Title Brundibar / retold by Tony Kushner ; pictures by Maurice Sendak ; after the opera by Hans Krasa and Adolf Hoffmeister.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Michael di Capua Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2003.
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Easy Fiction  E KUS    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm
Summary Aninku and Pepicek find their mother sick one morning, they need to buy her milk to make her better. The brother and sister go to town to make money by singing. But a hurdy-gurdy grinder, Brundibar, chases them away. They are helped by three talking animals and three hundred schoolchildren, to defeat the bully. Brundibar is based on a Czech opera for children that was performed fifty-five times by the children of Terezin, a Nazi concentration camp in 1943.
Subject Krása, Hans, 1899-1944. Brundibár -- Juvenile fiction.
Operas -- Stories, plots, etc. -- Juvenile fiction.
Librettos -- Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Bullies -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Sendak, Maurice, illustrator.
Hoffmeister, Adolf, 1902-1973.
Krása, Hans, 1899-1944.
ISBN 0786809043
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