Days of Terror
Days of peace turn to days of terror for a young boy caught in the tensions of revolutionary times. Set in 1917 and the years following, "Days of Terror" tells the story of ten-year-old Peter Neufeld and his family. Sickened by the horrors of anarchy, famine and the Russian revolution, the Neufelds decide to join the mass exodus of Mennonites to North America. But will they survive the journey?
- Paperback | 241 pages
- 104.14 x 172.72 x 20.32mm | 113.4g
- 03 Sep 2008
- PENGUIN GLOBAL
- Toronto, Canada, Canada
About Barbara Smucker
Barbara Smucker was one of Canada's best-known and best-loved authors of fiction for children and young adults. Throughout her career, she was profoundly affected by civil rights issues, which informed works such as " Days of Terror ," " White Mist ," and " Underground to Canada " . She won multiple awards for her work, including the Vicky Metcalf Award, the Canada Council Children's Literature Prize, and the IODE Violet Downey Book Award. She passed away in 2003.