Title Profile & Character Information

Run, Boy, Run

Annotation
Based on the true story of a nine-year-old boy who escapes the Warsaw Ghetto and must survive throughout the war in the Nazi-occupied Polish countryside.

Awards
2004  Mildred L. Batchelder Award
2004  American Library Association Notable Books for Children

Characters
NameSrulik
GenderBoy
TraitOrphan

GenreFiction
Juvenile
Historical
TopicsCountry life
Violence
Jews
History
Nazis
Emotions
Fear
SettingWarsaw, Poland