"A story about friendship, honor, and bravery--now in paperback.
"For David Nathan, Copenhagen is the most beautiful city in the world. Even Nazis in the street can't make Copenhagen ugly. But life has changed since the soldiers arrived. His parents are always worried. And his older sister
goes to school early and comes home late. Sometimes she doesn't come home at all David's father is a baker, and since the war began, butter and cream are very hard to find. So David is "amazed "when his father makes a "special order" of cream-filled chocolate eclairs. But when no one comes to pick up the eclairs, David is asked to run a very special errand. It's an errand that will change his life . . . forever."
"Joan Betty Stuckner's early chapter book brings an important time period to light in a way that is thrilling, inspirational, and age-appropriate for Stepping Stone readers.
About the Author
Joan Betty Stuchner loves stories; in fact Can Hens Give Milk? is her sixth book. When she is not writing, she works in a library, teaches part-time and acts in community theater. She confesses that although her family has a big backyard, they don't keep chickens, or even a goat. Joan lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit www.joanbettystuchner.blogspot.com for more information.
Nugent is an award-winning artist, a teacher of art and a writer.