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Books with author Gloria Miklowitz

  • War Between the Classes: Novel-Ties Study Guide

    Gloria Miklowitz

    Paperback (Learning Links, Jan. 1, 1991)
    Use Novel-Ties ® study guides as your total guided reading program. Reproducible pages in chapter-by-chapter format provide you with the right questions to ask, the important issues to discuss, and the organizational aids that help students get the most out of each book they read.
  • The War Between the Classes

    Gloria Miklowitz

    Mass Market Paperback (Laurel Leaf, Oct. 1, 1986)
    What are Amy and Adam going to do about their love life? Neither Amy's traditionalist Japanese parents nor Adam's snobby, upper-class mother will accept their relationship. To make things worse, Amy and Adam are involved in the "color game" at school, an experiment that's designed to make students aware of class and racial prejudices.Now the experiment threatens to alienate Amy from her friends and tear her apart from Adam. She knows it's time to rebel against the color game. But will the rest of the class follow her lead?
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  • Nadia Comaneci

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    Paperback (Ace Books, Dec. 15, 1977)
    Nadia Comaneci
  • The War Between the Classes

    Gloria Miklowitz

    eBook (Laurel Leaf, Jan. 16, 2009)
    What are Amy and Adam going to do about their love life? Neither Amy's traditionalist Japanese parents nor Adam's snobby, upper-class mother will accept their relationship. To make things worse, Amy and Adam are involved in the "color game" at school, an experiment that's designed to make students aware of class and racial prejudices.Now the experiment threatens to alienate Amy from her friends and tear her apart from Adam. She knows it's time to rebel against the color game. But will the rest of the class follow her lead?
  • Masada: The Last Fortress

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    Paperback (Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Aug. 13, 1999)
    In the year 72 C.E., after a four-year war between Rome and Judea, only one fortress remains to be taken: Masada, high above the Dead Sea in what is now Israel. Two years later, the commander of the famous Roman Tenth Legion, Flavius Silva, marches toward Masada to capture or kill the 960 Jewish zealots who hold it. In this eloquent and powerful novel, we meet 17-year-old Simon ben Eleazar, son of the Jewish leader of Masada. Apprenticed too Masada’s only physician, Simon learns to help victims of the enemy’s onslaught as he struggles with his love for Deborah, the intended of his best friend, and with the painful decision he must ultimately make.
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  • Masada: The Last Fortress

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    eBook (Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Aug. 13, 1999)
    In the year 72 C.E., after a four-year war between Rome and Judea, only one fortress remains to be taken: Masada, high above the Dead Sea in what is now Israel. Two years later, the commander of the famous Roman Tenth Legion, Flavius Silva, marches toward Masada to capture or kill the 960 Jewish zealots who hold it. In this eloquent and powerful novel, we meet 17-year-old Simon ben Eleazar, son of the Jewish leader of Masada. Apprenticed too Masada’s only physician, Simon learns to help victims of the enemy’s onslaught as he struggles with his love for Deborah, the intended of his best friend, and with the painful decision he must ultimately make.
  • After the Bomb: Week One

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    Paperback (Scholastic Paperbacks, Feb. 1, 1987)
    Young Philip Singer becomes the unlikely leader of his family when, in the aftermath of a nuclear explosion over Los Angeles, his father is missing, his mother is badly injured, and his older brother, Matt, is sickly and weak
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  • Masada: The Last Fortress

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    eBook (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Sept. 1, 1998)
    As the Roman army marches inexorably across the Judean desert toward the fortress of Masada, Simon and his family and friends prepare, along with the rest of the Jewish Zealots, to fight and never surrender. Jr Lib Guild.
  • After the Bomb: Week One

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    eBook (Curtis Brown Digital, July 21, 2013)
    In this sequel to Gloria Miklowitz’s After the Bomb, Philip, his brother Matt, and their friend, Cara Sherman, set off on a search for Philip’s family in the indescribable, brutal landscape of Los Angeles in the aftermath of nuclear devastation. LA is now a military state, where everyone is under surveillance. Seven million people are trying to make their way to refugee shelters out in the desert. Water is scarce; the heat is unrelenting. Philip does not know what is ahead, but he does know that he can’t survive alone.About the Author: Gloria Miklowitz, a graduate of the University of Michigan, is the author of more than 60 fiction and nonfiction books for children and young adults. Her books have won national and international awards and deal with important issues such as nuclear war, racial injustice, steroid abuse, date violence and militia involvement. Three of her novels were made into award-winning television specials, including one which won the Emmy for Best Children's Special in 1986 (The War Between the Classes). A frequent speaker at schools, Gloria currently lives in California.
  • Secrets in the House of Delgado

    Gloria D. Miklowitz

    eBook (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing, Feb. 28, 2001)
    In Spain in 1492, fourteen-year-old Maria, a Catholic orphan, becomes a servant to a wealthy family of Conversos, converted Jews, at a time when the Jews are being expelled from the country and when the Inquisition is diligently searching for religious heretics.In Spain in 1492, Maria, a Catholic orphan, becomes a servant to a wealthy family of converted Jews, when the Jews are being expelled from the country and when the Inquisition is diligently searching for religious heretics.
  • Secrets in the House of Delgado

    Gloria D Miklowitz

    Paperback (Eerdmans Pub Co, Oct. 16, 2002)
    In Spain in 1492, fourteen-year-old Maria, a Catholic orphan, becomes a servant to a wealthy family of Conversos, converted Jews, at a time when the Jews are being expelled from the country and when the Inquisition is diligently searching for religious heretics.In Spain in 1492, Maria, a Catholic orphan, becomes a servant to a wealthy family of converted Jews, when the Jews are being expelled from the country and when the Inquisition is diligently searching for religious heretics.
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  • Camouflage

    Gloria Miklowitz

    Paperback (HMH Books for Young Readers, Feb. 3, 2015)
    Kyle’s summer is shaping up to be just like he’d hoped. He’s finally getting to spend two months at his father’s cabin in Michigan, learning how to shoot guns, drive trucks, and be a real man. But he can’t help but wonder what's really going on in his dad’s gun club. He doesn’t start getting uneasy until he finds out the gun club is really a militia preparing for war with the federal government. And he doesn’t start getting scared until he finds out what the militia is planning to do.
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