Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach

Hannah Waters and the Daughter of Johann Sebastian Bach

Paperback - 2006
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An unforgettable tale of two lonely girls, born centuries apart, who change each other's lives

Winner of the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize
Governor General's Literary Award Nominee
A CLA Honour Book of the Year for Children

Catharina Bach sings only for her mother; she is too frightened of her famous father to even speak, let alone sing. Three centuries later, in modern-day Saskatchewan, Hannah Waters struggles to play Bach's Concerto for Two Violins, one she was supposed to have played with her mother. In this deeply moving novel, Hannah and Catharina will find and help each other discover the music within and the courage to express it.

Publisher: Toronto : Puffin Canada, 2006, c2005.
ISBN: 9780143050797
0143050796
Characteristics: 259 pages :,illustrations ;,18 cm.

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meghan Jul 16, 2008

This is a beautiful book, anyone who actually knows who Bach is should give it a go.

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meghan Jul 16, 2008

meghan thinks this title is suitable for 11 years and over

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