Remember Me

Golden Bull
Teen - Grade 7-9, Age 12-14 
206 p. ; 
Retail $8.95

In Cart: 0
Available: 24
ISBN 9781580891820
Publisher Summary
A brother and sister's search for a new life and new home . . .

5,000 years ago in ancient Mesopotamia during a terrible drought, Jomar and Zefa's father must send his children away to the city of Ur because he can no longer feed them. At fourteen, Jomar is old enough to apprentice with Sidah, a master goldsmith for the temple of the moongod, but there is no place for Zefa in Sidah's household. Zefa, a talented but untrained musician, is forced to play her music and sing for alms on the streets of Ur.

Marjorie Cowley vividly imagines the intrigues, and harsh struggle for survival in ancient Mesopotamia.
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Kids at Work : Lewis Hine and the Crusade Against Child Labor Air Raid-Pearl Harbor! : The Story of December 7, 1941 Sparrow Alone Caleb's Choice Yellow Bird And Me Redeemed Black Duck Other Side of Truth Hatchet Foundling Golden Goblet Beauty : A Retelling Of The Story Of Beauty And The Beast Imprisoned : The Betrayal of Japanese Americans During World War II Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Friedrich Kavik the Wolf Dog Silver Branch True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle Hawk That Dare Not Hunt by Day Family Romanov : Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia