Title Profile & Character Information

Tamar

Annotation
From the author of the acclaimed "Keeper" comes a powerfully moving, Carnegie Medal-winning story about love, lies, and secrets set against the daily fear and horror of Nazi-occupied Holland.

Awards
2007  School Library Journal Best Books of the Year

Characters
NameTamar
GenderFemale
OccupationStudent

GenreYoung adult fiction
Historical
War
TopicsGrief
Teenage girls
Suicide
Grandfathers
Inheritance
Death and dying
Coded messages
Resistance fighters
World War II
False identity
Search for truth
Betrayal
Male friendship
Cryptic messages
Disguises
Misunderstandings
Jealousy
Identity
SettingEngland
Holland, Netherlands