Last edited by Mooguran
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 | History

5 edition of Stalin"s nose found in the catalog.

Stalin"s nose

Rory MacLean

Stalin"s nose

travels around the bloc

by Rory MacLean

  • 261 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown and Co. in Boston .
Written in English

  • Europe, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • MacLean, Rory, 1954- -- Travel -- Europe, Eastern.,
    • Europe, Eastern -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRory MacLean.
      LC ClassificationsDJK19 .M34 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination233 p. :
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1718890M
      ISBN 100316542393
      LC Control Number92021702

      Breaking Stalin’s Nose is a historical fiction novel about a ten year old Russian boy named Sasha Zaichik who idolizes Communism and their leader Comrade Joseph Stalin. In the middle of the night Sasha’s beloved father, who is part of the Secret Police, is . Thank you for purchasing this study guide for Breaking Stalin's Nose, the story of a young boy living in a cruel and repressive society and how his life changes when his only support, his father, is arrested as a traitor and taken to prison. While a general background page is provided, you may wish /5(14).

Share this book
You might also like
Born victim.

Born victim.

Hand quilt without a frame

Hand quilt without a frame

Jefferson County, Iowa

Jefferson County, Iowa

Principles of social reconstruction

Principles of social reconstruction

Veterinary medicine

Veterinary medicine

Biology of man

Biology of man

Taking stock of my life

Taking stock of my life

High speed motor boats

High speed motor boats

petit soldat

petit soldat

Overview of mental health practices in primary care settings, with recommendations for further research

Overview of mental health practices in primary care settings, with recommendations for further research

European war

European war

Co-operatives: national.

Co-operatives: national.

Stalin"s nose by Rory MacLean Download PDF EPUB FB2

Stalin's Nose: Travels Around the Bloc Hardcover – February 1, by Rory MacLean (Author) › Visit Amazon's Rory MacLean Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Stalins nose book you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(2).

Breaking Stalin's Nose is one of Horn Book's Best Fiction Books of Explore our editors' picks for the best kids' books of the month.

See which new books our editors' chose as this month's favorites for kids of all ages. Learn more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Cited by: 3. "Breaking Stalin's Nose" by Eugene Velchin is the story of Sasha Zaichik, a ten-year-old Russian boy who lives in a commune with his father and forty other Russian citizens. Sasha is enthralled with Communism and he idolizes Comrade Stalin who is the Leader and Teacher.

Breaking Stalin's Nose is a story about Sasha Zaichik, a school-aged boy, who lived in Russia during Stalin's rule. Sasha's dream is to become a Soviet Pioneer and become a true communist. His dad works in the state security and on the eve of Sasha's induction into the Soviet Pioneers his dad is arrested and taken away/5.

Breaking Stalin's Nose is an excellent opportunity to review the elements of a story with students. Have students understand and identify the elements below as they read. The use of a large graphic organizer in class can help students recognize and understand the elements as the story is read.4/4(30).

Breaking Stalin's Nose Characters. Sasha Zaichik. We're not going to lie to you. As a narrator, Sasha's as naive as they come. At first, he buys Sasha's Dad. Sasha's dad is a big hero, and works as a State Security agent at Lubyanka prison ().

This Vovka Sobakin. Nose, Reviewed Check out this detailed review from The Wall Street Journal. Yep, capitalism's favorite newspaper has taken on a book about communism.

Interview with Eugene Yelchin This interview with Eugene Yelchin from American Jewish University pre-dates Breaking Stalin's Nose, but he gives us a teaser at the end.

Interview   BREAKING STALIN'S NOSE will appeal to readers who are sophisticated enough to see behind the words of an unreliable narrator. Although Sasha is 10, most year-olds won't have enough background information on this period of history to see the depth of Sasha's naiveté or to understand just how misplaced his optimism is.4/5.

Celebrated artist and author Eugene Yelchin drew on his own experience growing up in Soviet Stalins nose book to Stalins nose book this Newbery Honor Book. Breaking Stalin’s Nose follows year-old Sasha Zaichik, who wants nothing more than to be a Young Pioneer in Stalin’s Communist Party.

But when his father, a member of the State Security police, is arrested. BREAKING STALIN'S NOSE by Eugene Yelchin, Eugene YelchinKirkus Book Reviews. Read the Kirkus Review of BREAKING STALIN'S NOSE. "There's no place for the likes of you in our class," Sasha Zaichik's teacher tells him, and that seems to be the motto of the whole Stalinist nation.

- Kirkus Reviews. Reviews from GoodreadsCited by: 3. Buy Stalin's Nose: Across the Face of Europe (Tauris Parke Paperbacks) Reprint by Rory MacLean (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(14). This is the story of a little cat who came to the home of a poor Japanese artist, and, by humility and devotion, brought him good fortune. Here are five Nigerian folktales, retold in language as rhythmic as the beat of the story-drum, and illustrated with vibrant, evocative woodcuts.

Banished to a. BREAKING STALIN'S NOSE. by Eugene Yelchin & illustrated by Eugene Yelchin. Age Range: 9 - 12 BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email : Eugene Yelchin.

Breaking Stalin's Nose has 21 reviews and 11 ratings. Reviewer writer wrote: in this book a boy has his father taken away from him and sent to jail heeds up defacing one of Stalins sculptures and runs away from school and finds a nice lady to live with/5(11). Buy a cheap copy of Breaking Stalin's Nose book by Eugene Yelchin.

One of Horn Book’s Best Fiction Books of Sasha Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six:The Young Pioneer is devoted to Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. Breaking Stalin's Nose is a children's historical novel written and illustrated by Russian-American author Eugene Yelchin, published in The story is set in Stalin-era Moscow, and follows the story of ten-year-old Sasha Zaichik, a loyal communist and soon-to-be Youth Pioneer who begins the novel by writing a letter to Stalin himself in praise of his work.

‘Stalin’s Nose’ became a UK Top Ten best-seller and won the Yorkshire Post Best First Work award. It was chosen as a Book of the Year by the ‘Sunday Times’, the ‘Guardian’ and the ‘Independent on Sunday’ and short listed for the Thomas Cook/’Daily Telegraph Travel Book Prize.

BREAKING STALINS NOSE Download Breaking Stalins Nose ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to BREAKING STALINS NOSE book pdf for free now.

Breaking Stalin S Nose. Author: Eugene Yelchin ISBN: Genre: Juvenile Fiction File Size: MB. IL Multicultural Literature Book Trailer Project. Breaking Stalin's Nose book report form (PDF File) Customize the Breaking Stalin's Nose book report Breaking Stalin's Nose: Word Wall Breaking Stalin's Nose Word Wall.

Chapters Review Quiz and writing prompts (PDF File) Vocabulary Spelling and vocabulary review (options for multiple keys and pages per key). Breaking Stalin's Nose (Book): Yelchin, Eugene: In the Stalinist era of the Soviet Union, ten-year-old Sasha idolizes his father, a devoted Communist, but when police take his father away and leave Sasha homeless, he is forced to examine his own perceptions, values, and beliefs.

Breaking Stalin's Nose () About book: Yelchin, E. Breaking Stalin's nose. New York, NY: Henry Holt. NewberryThis book gives American children a unique perspective of how other children lived in Stalin-ruled Soviet Russia.

Sasha Zaichik is excited to be a Young Pioneer which is the first step in becoming a great Communist. Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin is a historical fiction novel. The main character is a boy named Sasha Zaichik, and adores Stalin, his 'Great Leader and Teacher'.

His father works for the State Security. After his father's arrest and imprisonment, he realizes that all that he once thought perfect is actually more doubtful then it seemed/5(). Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin.

Growing up in Moscow in the mid-twentieth century, ten-year-old Sasha worships Joseph read more. Growing up in Moscow in the mid-twentieth century, ten-year-old Sasha worships Joseph Stalin and can’t wait to take the oath as a Young Pioneer.

Tomorrow. Finally, Sasha will become a Young Pioneer and help Comrade Stalin bring the prosperity of communism to the USSR. His father, an officer in the Soviet State Police, will be guest of honor at the ceremony and will tie Sasha’s red Young Pioneer scarf for the first time.

Waiting in the apartment kitchen that they share with 46 others, he knows that his father will be late to dinner. Book trailer for Breaking Stalin's Nose by Eugene Yelchin.

For more information on how to create a book trailer go to This Study Guide consists of approximately 27 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Breaking Stalin's Nose. Sasha Zaichik is a ten-year-old boy who lives with his father in a commune in Communist Russia, also.

Breaking Stalin's Nose is one of Horn Book's Best Fiction Books of About the Author. Eugene Yelchin is the author and illustrator of The Haunting of Falcon House, Arcady's Goal, and the Newbery Honor Book Breaking Stalin's Nose.

He has also illustrated several books for children. Start studying Breaking Stalin's Nose Chapters Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

YHBA Intermediate Book Committee Final Activity Sheet, Last Revised Breaking Stalin’s Nose AUTHOR: Eugene Yelchin PUBLISHER: Henry Holt and Company, LLC COPYRIGHT DATE: GENRE: Historical Fiction LEXILE: L SUMMARY: Sasha idolizes Comrade Stalin, and his dream is to become a Young Soviet Size: KB.

THE AUTHOR: Author Eugene Yelchin writes with the authority, experience, and emotion of one who lived in Stalin's Russia. His Author's Notes clarify more detailed history.

Breaking Stalin's Nose will transport your students into history and stimulate their patriotism, making them thankful to be strong, talented, and secure Americans!4/5(2). Stalin’s Nose is an essential companion for anyone travelling to a part of the world still recovering from the horrors of the giant confidence trick that was communism." —Financial Times "It is a painful book of bitter old ages, or lives which have had their meanings repeatedly declared void.

It is very hard and very good." —GuardianBrand: Bloomsbury USA. Additional Resources - The Classroom Bookshelf is a blog written to "posts an entry on a recently published book for children or young adults. Each entry includes three sections: Book Review, Teaching Invitations, and Further Explorations.

Our goal is to identify books that can be used in k-8 classrooms in a variety of ways" (Mary Ann Cappiello, Erika Thulin Dawes, & Grace Enriquez, ). Buy a cheap copy of Stalin's Nose: Travels Around the Bloc book by Rory MacLean.

This surreal and darkly comic tale is based on the author's journey from Berlin to Moscow, through Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland and Romania, only weeks after the Free shipping over $/5(1). Breaking Stalin's Nose is one of Horn Book's Best Fiction Books of A Newbery Honor Book.

Sasha Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six: The Young Pioneer is devoted to Comrade Stalin, the Communist Party, and Communism.

A Young Pioneer is a reliable comrade and always acts according to conscience/5(33). Breaking Stalin's Nose Chapters study guide by DeirdreBerry includes 15 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more.

Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. Breaking Stalin's Nose Eugene Yelchin. Holt, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. Q & A with Eugene Yelchin Picture book author/illustrator Yelchin.

Due to COVID Stay at Home orders and national social distancing guidelines, we have suspended shipping through Ap Our Booksource team is working remotely and available to answer questions, create price quotes and place book orders.

If you need assistance, please contact us at [email protected] As always, we are here to help. Breaking Stalin’s Nose. by Eugene Yelchin. Sasha Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six: The Children’s Book Council (CBC) is the nonprofit trade association of children’s book publishers in North America, dedicated to supporting the industry and promoting children’s books and reading.

The nose makes a lot of jokes that you can compare to the Communist society they were living in. “Nikolai Ivanych, my pipe disappeared after the visit of the workers,’Yes Comrade Stalin, I’ll immediately take the proper measures.’ Ten minutes later, I pulled out a drawer in my pipe.

Breaking Stalin's Nose has 21 reviews and 11 ratings. Reviewer Arthur Ordelheide wrote: This book showed me how children where taught in the Soviet Union during Stalin's leadership. Zaichik is a son of a secret service man. He grows up wanting to join the Communist Pioneer Club. He thinks very highly of Communism, but as the book con /5(11).

Parent reviews for Breaking Stalin's Nose. Common Sense says. Newbery Honor-winning tale of growing up in Stalinist USSR. age 12+ Based on our expert review.

Parents say This book is especially useful for families who would like to learn and understand Russian history better. This 4/5. A Newbery Honor Zaichik has known the laws of the Soviet Young Pioneers since the age of six:The Young Pioneer is devoted to Comrade Stalin, the Communist Party, and Communism.A Young Pioneer is a reliable comrade and always acts according to conscience.A Young Pioneer has a right to criticize now that it is finally time to join the Young Pioneers, /5(41).