Bound To Stay Bound

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 Words on fire
 Author: Nielsen, Jennifer A.

 Publisher:  Scholastic Press (2019)

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 322 p.,  22 cm

 BTSB No: 676467 ISBN: 9781338275476
 Ages: 8-12 Grades: 3-7

 Subjects:
 Smuggling -- Fiction
 Books and reading -- Fiction
 Resistance to government -- Fiction
 Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
 Adventure fiction
 Lithuania -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
 Lithuania -- History -- Underground movements -- Fiction

Price: $21.58

Summary:
In 1893 twelve-year-old Audra lives on a farm in Lithuania, and tries to avoid the Cossack soldiers who enforce the Russian decrees that ban Lithuanian books, religion, culture, and even the language; but when the soldiers invade the farm Audra is the only one who escapes and, unsure of what has happened to her parents, she embarks on a dangerous journey, carrying the smuggled Lithuanian books that fuel the growing resistance movement, unsure of who to trust, but risking her life and freedom for her country.

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 5.60
   Points: 11.0   Quiz: 503776
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 6-8
   Reading Level: 5.40
   Points: 18.0   Quiz: 77791

Reviews:
   Kirkus Reviews (07/01/19)
   Booklist (+) (10/01/19)

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