From New York Times best-selling author Jennifer A. Nielsen comes a stunning thriller about a girl who must escape to freedom after the Berlin Wall divides her family between east and west. With the rise of the Berlin Wall, 12-year-old Gerta finds her family divided overnight. She, her mother, and her brother, Fritz, live on the eastern side, controlled by the Soviets. Her father and middle brother, who had gone west in search of work, cannot return home. Gerta knows it is dangerous to watch the wall, to think forbidden thoughts of freedom, yet she can't help herself.

She sees the East German soldiers with their guns trained on their own citizens; she, her family, her neighbors, and her friends are prisoners in their own city. But one day, while on her way to school, Gerta spots her father on a viewing platform on the western side, pantomiming a peculiar dance.

Then, when she receives a mysterious drawing, Gerta puts two and two together and concludes that her father wants Gerta and Fritz to tunnel beneath the wall, out of East Berlin. However, if they are caught, the consequences will be deadly. No one can be trusted. Will Gerta and her family find their way to freedom?

Genre: Children's Fiction

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April 2018 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Night Divided
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August 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Night Divided (Scholastic Gold)
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September 2015 : USA Audio edition
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August 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: A Night Divided
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ISBN: 0-545-88079-3 / 978-0-545-88079-4 (USA edition)
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August 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Night Divided (Scholastic Gold)
Author(s): Jennifer A Nielsen
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