Books by Paul Dowswell

THE AUSLÄNDER by Paul Dowswell
Released: Aug. 16, 2011

"An unflinching account of a rarely told side of the Holocaust. (resources, teacher's guide) (Historical fiction. 10-14)"
When his parents are killed in the 1941 Nazi invasion of Poland, 13-year-old Piotr's life takes an unimaginable turn. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

"A slow and leaky vessel. (Fiction. 11-13)"
Dowswell's nautical Napoleonic-era tale, begun in Powder Monkey (2005), loses steam in this sequel, which carries young Sam from Admiral Nelson's own quarterdeck at the Battle of Copenhagen to seemingly interminable wanderings through the Australian outback as an escaped convict. Read full book review >