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2 edition of Angel on the square found in the catalog.

Angel on the square

by Gloria Whelan

  • 113 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Revolutions,
  • Families,
  • Family,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • History,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In 1913 Russia, twelve-year-old Katya eagerly anticipates leaving her St. Petersburg home, though not her older cousin Misha, to join her mother, a lady in waiting in the household of Tsar Nicholas II, but the ensuing years bring world war, revolution, and undreamed of changes to her life.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGloria Whelan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W5718 An 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination293 pages ;
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26636439M
    ISBN 100064408795
    ISBN 109780064408790
    OCLC/WorldCa51531531

    Get this from a library! Angel on the square. [Gloria Whelan] -- In Russia, twelve-year-old Katya eagerly anticipates leaving her St. Petersburg home, though not her older cousin Misha, to join her mother, a lady in waiting in the household of Tsar Nicholas. Reading Group Guide: Angel on the Square. Use the discussion questions in this printable reading-group guide to explore the themes in Angel on the Square by Gloria Whelan. HarperCollins Children's Books. Updated on: Novem Brought to you by HarperCollins Children's Books.

    A young Russian aristocrat comes of age during the Great War and the Russian Revolution. In , year-old Katya's life is good: she is about to join the Tsar's household with her Mama, who has just been appointed Lady-in-Waiting to the Empress. Her best friend and foster brother Misha, a young intellectual with revolutionary leanings, cannot dampen her enthusiasm with his talk of the Author: Gloria Whelan. It's , almost Christmas, and Tommy - a.k.a. The Shadow - is on a mission to find out who beat up his best friend Sammy's father. Aunt Dottie says whoever beat up Mr. Rosenberg doesn't like Jewish people. Tommy lives in a rough, multiethnic neighborhood in Lowertown, Ottawa, where World War II has left its mark. When Sammy moves away after the assault, Tommy begins to see Angel Square.

      Angel on the Square (Book): Whelan, Gloria: In Russia, twelve-year-old Katya eagerly anticipates leaving her St. Petersburg home, though not her older cousin Misha, to join her mother, a lady in waiting in the household of Tsar Nicholas II, but the ensuing years bring world war, revolution, and undreamed of changes to her life. Angel on the Square by Gloria Whelan starting at $ Angel on the Square has 7 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.


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Angel on The Square is the best book I’ve ever read. It provides two views of the Russian Revolution. Katya lives with Tsar Nicholas and Empress Alexandra because her mother is a lady in waiting to the Empress.

She is a spoiled child that doesn’t know what life outside the palace is. But her cousin, Misha, shows her what life is for normal people/5(34). Angel on the Square is one of my absolute favorite books. It's an easy read, seemingly not much depth, and not really a tearjerker or focused on hot guys or the destruction of the world but rather it's a middle grade book set in one of my favorite time periods, the Russian Revolution and the events leading up to it/5.

Gloria Whelan is the bestselling author of many novels for young readers, including Homeless Bird, winner of the National Book Award; Fruitlands: Louisa May Alcott Made Perfect; Angel on the Square; Burying the Sun; Once on This Island, winner of the Great Lakes Book Award; and Return to the Island.

She lives in the woods of northern Michigan/5(42). Angel on the Square. From the author of the National Book Award-winning novel Homeless Bird comes “an absorbing saga”* about a young heroine coming of age in the tumultuous years leading up to the Russian revolution. Angel on the Square is one of my favorite books by Gloria Whelan.

Over the course of the story, which takes place over several Katya changes from a spoiled little girl to a mature young woman with a greater awareness of the world around her.

Angel on The Square is the best book I’ve ever read. It provides two views of the Russian Revolution. Katya lives with Tsar Nicholas and Empress Alexandra because her mother is /5(34). This YA book is a the companion novel to Angel on the Square.

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It provides two views of the Russian Revolution. Katya lives with Tsar Nicholas and Empress Alexandra because her mother is a lady in waiting to the Empress. She is a spoiled child that doesn’t know what life outside the palace is. But her cousin, Misha, shows her what life is for normal /5(25).

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Books on the Square. Indie Bestsellers. This feature require that you. Study themes of family, patriotism, fear, kindness, survival, and change with this teacher's guide to Angel on the Square and The Impossible Journey by Gloria Whelan. In addition to pre-reading activities about the Russian Revolution and Tsar Nicholas II, this printable packet includes a variety of cross-curricular activities and thematic connections.

A clear picture of the gap between the aristocracy and the poor and the revolution that changed society. As Russia falters under the weight of a fomenting revolution, Katya's once-clear future disappears before her eyes.

For the first time in her life, she will have to take charge of her destiny. Gloria Whelan is the bestselling author of many novels for young readers, including Homeless Bird, winner of the National Book Award; Fruitlands: Louisa May Alcott Made Perfect; Angel on the Square; Burying the Sun; Once on This Island, winner of the Great Lakes Book Award; and Return to the lives in the woods of northern : Ebook.

Book Wizard; Angel on the Square. By Gloria Whelan. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Twelve-year-old Katya becomes close to the Tsar's family as she grows to adulthood in the midst of an upheaval which shakes all of Russia in Twelve-year-old Katya becomes close to the Tsar's family as she grows to adulthood in the midst of an upheaval which.

Angel On Square-a book for the whole family Published by User, 16 years ago Ekaterina Ivanova, better known as Katya, is the daughter of Irina Petrovna, who is a very close friend to the empress of Russia.5/5(5).

And even then, if they succeed in getting away, their journey will have only just begun. In this companion novel to her breathtaking Russian epic Angel on the Square, National Book Award winning author Gloria Whelan takes readers on a remarkable journey that is both perilous and transforming.

Gloria Whelan is the bestselling author of many novels for young readers, including Homeless Bird, winner of the National Book Award; Fruitlands: Louisa May Alcott Made Perfect; Angel on the Square; Burying the Sun; Once on This Island, winner of the Great Lakes Book Award; and Return to the Island.

She lives in the woods of northern Michigan.4/5(15). Because of the specific historical events and real people who populate this book, Angel on the Square has a less personal feel than Whelan's other books, such as Listening for Lions, which follows the fate of Rachel Sheridan, the daughter of a doctor and nurse in Africa who minister to the Masai and Kikuyu tribes and perish in during the great influenza epidemic and the winner of the.

Angel on the Square - Ebook written by Gloria Whelan. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Angel on the Square.4/5(13).

My kids and I recently read, Angel On The Square, for my daughters' book group. Katya, a young Russian aristocrat, and her cousin Misha both lost their fathers during the last war.

While Katya and her mother Irena are loyal to the Czar, Misha supports the revolutionary leader, Alexander Kerensky/5(9). Angel on the Square Book Summary and Study Guide. Gloria Whelan Booklist Gloria Whelan Message Board.

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Angel on the Square; Katya is a Russian aristocrat on the brink of the Russian Revolution. As her cousin Misha slowly introduces her to the horrors of peasent life, she is sent to be companion to The Last Grand.Angel on the Square.

By: National Book Award winner Gloria Whelan brilliantly recreates the final days of tsarist Russia. For young Katya Ivanova, playmate to the Grand Duchesses of Russia, St. Petersburg in is a magical place. But outside the palace, changes are sweeping through the country, threatening everything and everyone Katya.ANGEL ON THE SQUARE Gloria Whelan, Author.

HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book Whelan (Homeless.