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Soon continues the incredibly moving story of Felix, a Jewish boy still struggling to survive in the wake of the liberation of Poland after the end of World War Two.

I hoped the Nazis would be defeated.
And they were.
I hoped the war would be over.
And it was.
I hoped we would be safe.
But we aren't.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780670078875

    June 24, 2015

    Viking

    192 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • EBook

    9781760141332

    June 26, 2015

    Penguin eBooks

    208 pages

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Awards and Recognition

  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2016
    Winner
    Younger Readers
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    2016
    Winner
    Fiction for Years 7–9
  • YABBA Children's Choice Awards
    2016
    Winner
    Fiction for Years 7–9
  • Australian Book Industry Awards
    2016
    Longlisted
    Book of the Year for Older Children
  • Indie Book Awards
    2016
    Shortlisted
    Young Adult
  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2016
    Shortlisted
    Fiction for Years 7–9
  • Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards
    2016
    Shortlisted
    8–10 Years
  • WAYRBA Children's Choice Awards
    2016
    Shortlisted
    Older Readers
  • UK Literacy Association Award
    2017
    Longlisted
    7–11 Years

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Boy Overboard
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Once And Then
Girl Underground
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Toad Delight
Gift of the Gab
Loyal Creatures
Extra Time
Pizza Cake
Too Small To Fail
Grace
Toad Surprise
Give Peas A Chance
Doubting Thomas
Aristotle's Nostril
Worm Story
Water Wings
Second Childhood

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