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Dear America: One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping

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Dear America: One Eye Laughing, the Other Weeping: The Diary of Julie Weiss, Vienna, Austria to New York, 1938
by Barry Denenberg

During the Nazi persecution of the Jews in Austria, twelve-year-old Julie Weiss escapes to America to live with her relatives in New York City.

This book is part of the Dear America series--a series of fictional journal accounts by girls living in different times in American history.  There is also a related series of fictional diaries written by boy characters--the My Name is America series. Both series are written in the form of historical fiction diaries and are fantastic to use when teaching American history or even diary/journal writing.

Book Type:   chapter book

Grade Level:  5th grade     6th grade     7th grade   

Reading Level:   DRA Level 50      Guided Reading Level U

Related Lists:   World War II      Dear America      historical fiction      history      diary/journal


Condition:  This book is used but in good condition. There's very little or no water damage, torn pages, damage to the spine, or writing on the outer cover or inside pages. Occasionally there's a small amount of writing on the inside cover (previous owner's name/inscription).


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