The Man from the Other Side
Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; Step parent; grandparents raising grandchild; step father
Living on the outskirts of the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II, fourteen-year-old Marek and his grandparents shelter a Jewish man in the days before the Jewish uprising.
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, Tenth Edition, 1993; Best First Novels for Youth, 1991; Best of the Bunch, 1991; Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 1991; Bulletin Blue Ribbons, 1991; Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006; Horn Book Fanfare, 1991; Kirkus Book Review Stars, 1991; Notable Children's Books, 1992; Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of the Social Studies, 1991; YALSA Best Books for Youth, 1992; Young Adults' Choices, 1993; Books for You: An Annotated Booklist for Senior High, Thirteenth Edition, 1997; Read Alouds Too-Good-To-Miss, 1993; YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2002; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection, Mildred L. Batchelder Award, 1992, Winner
Holocaust; Jews; family life; grandparents; smuggling
Orlev, Uri, "The Man from the Other Side" (1995). DIVerse Families. 783.