"A clever and satisfying way of coming full circle." —School Library Journal"A powerful conclusion to Felix's story." —VOYA"Zelda, impulsive but loving, is a credible narrator whose feelings and actions propel the story, which is equally hers and Felix’s." —The Horn Book* "A poignant close to an affecting and heartrending history." —Publishers Weekly, starred review* "Brilliant in its realism." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review Praise for Once: A Sydney Taylor Honor Book
A CBC Australia Honor Book * "Tension builds swiftly in this wrenching tale . . . poignant." —Publishers Weekly, starred review * "Extols the power of storytelling in the face of tragedy." —The Horn Book, starred review Praise for Then: A CBC Australia Honor Book
A Guardian shortlist book * "The innocence and maturity of Felix's narrative voice conveys human resilience when faced with the impossible." —Publishers Weekly, starred review * "Sequel to the searing Once . . . , this tale of young people trying to survive in Poland during World War II is equally powerful." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
NOW by Morris Gleitzman | Kirkus Book Reviews
Read the Kirkus Review of NOW . <em>Once<em> and <em>Then<em> (2010, 2011) blend into Now in today's Australia as Dr. Felix Salinger, 80, relates his childhood and shows his present to his 11-year-old granddaughter, narrator Zelda.
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