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  • ISBN: 0545788366
  • ISBN: 9780545788366
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 31 min., 33 sec.)) : digital
    remote
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York City : Scholastic Audio, 2015.

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Participant or Performer Note: Read by MacLeod Andrews, Rebecca Soler, Mark Bramhall and David de Vries.
Summary, etc.: Music, magic, and a real-life miracle meld in this virtuosic, genre-defying tour de force from storytelling maestro Pam Muñoz Ryan. Lost and alone in the forbidden Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a puzzling quest involving a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica. Decades later, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California each become interwoven when the very same harmonica lands in their lives, binding them by an invisible thread of destiny. All the children face daunting challenges: rescuing a father, protecting a brother, holding a family together. How their suspenseful solo stories converge in an orchestral crescendo will resound in your heart long after the last note has been struck. Richly imagined and structurally innovative, ECHO pushes the boundaries of form and shows us what is possible in how we tell stories.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-14.
Grades: 5-9.
Source of Description Note:
Title details screen (OverDrive ; viewed April 27, 2015).
Subject: Harmonica -- Juvenile fiction
Music -- Juvenile fiction
Fate and fatalism -- Juvenile fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Juvenile fiction
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction
Gifted children -- Juvenile fiction
Segregation in education -- United States -- Juvenile fiction
Mexican Americans -- Segregation -- California -- Juvenile fiction
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Juvenile fiction
Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction
California -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction
Harmonica -- Fiction
Music -- Fiction
Fate and fatalism -- Fiction
Family life -- Fiction
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction
Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
California -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction
Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
World War (1939-1945)
Children
Fate and fatalism
Gifted children
Harmonica
Japanese Americans
Mexican Americans -- Segregation
Music
Orphans
Segregation in education
California
Germany
Pennsylvania
United States
Genre: Downloadable audio books.
Audiobooks.
Children's audiobooks.
Fiction.
History.
Juvenile works.
Audiobooks.
Children's audiobooks.
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