|Contributions||Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||CPB Box no. 1018 vol. 15|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||416|
|LC Control Number||97822473|
About the Author Like Beth Lambert, Bette Greene grew up in a small town in Arkansas. Her first novel, Summer of My German Soldier, won unanimous critical acclaim and became an immediate best-seller. Bette Greene lives in Brookline, Massachusetts/5(). The Summer Soldiers book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The story of the seven days, from 6 June , when a coalition /5. Summer of My German Soldier. I could not download fast enough. For some reason I thought the book was longer and much more intense, but then I was only 11 when I first read it, and everything seems more dramatic when you are young. I am so glad I downloaded and read it again. I have so many highlights in this short novel/5(). Summer of My German Soldier is a poignant coming-of-age story about a young Jewish girl from a small town in Arkansas who helps an escaped German POW, an act which changes her life forever. This short young adult novel is packed with philosophical lessons on human nature that make it very difficult for me to describe, but suffice it to say that it is an amazing little book/5.
And I do it with a heart full of gratitude to the millions of readers all over this world who have read and loved Summer of My German Soldier. Yes, I, Bette Greene, am Patty Bergen. And Patty Bergen is Bette Greene. Now, I admit to what you already know: the book Summer of My German Soldier is based on a true story—the story of my life.4/5(32). " stars" Although there doesn't seem to be an official series title, Morning Is a Long Time Coming is a sequel to Bette Greene's modern classic, young-adult novel, Summer of My German Soldier. Since that book had a decidedly unsatisfying ending, I was glad to see that Ms. Geene had written a follow-up/5. The Summer of My German Soldier Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. The Summer Soldier book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. One day in a quiet northern California college town, an English instruc /5.
Patty Bergen is the protagonist of Summer of My German Soldier. She is the character around which the action develops. Patty is a lover, a dreamer and a girl who sees the beauty of people for who they are in their hearts. Antagonist. Patty’s parents, Pearl and Harry Bergen, are the major antagonists in the story. Free download or read online Summer of My German Soldier pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Bette Greene. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Mass Market Paperback format/5. Summer of My German Soldier Themes The main characters in the novel are all outsiders and it is a theme that underpins the entire book. Patty is an outsider in her community as the Bergens are Jewish and the town is predominantly Baptist. Patty was out of school for the summer and must stay in the house because a German soldier has. Amy kicks off this fourth installment in her series of ‘Holiday Encounters’ with a gathering of the lead female characters from her previous three books - Emma, Paige, and Katelyn – in a toast to summer time – a tradition among the four friends – ‘Summer/5(92).