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The midnight zoo  Cover Image Book Book

The midnight zoo / Sonya Hartnett ; illustrated by Andrea Offermann.


Twelve-year-old Andrej, nine-year-old Tomas, and their baby sister Wilma flee their Romany encampment when it is attacked by Germans during World War II, and in an abandoned town they find a zoo where the animals tell their stories, helping the children understand what has become of their lives and what it means to be free.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763653392
  • ISBN: 076365339X
  • Physical Description: 217 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Candlewick Press ed.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2011.

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General Note:
"Reinforced trade ed."--Jacket.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Refugees > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Zoo animals > Fiction.
Zoos > Fiction.
Freedom > Fiction.
Romanies > Fiction.
Europe, Eastern > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fantasy fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library PZ 7 .H378 Mid 2011 30775305442999 Juvenile Available -

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