Spark of Life Book Summary and Study Guide

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509 is a political prisoner in a German concentration camp during the closing months of World War Two. As the allies come closer to liberating the camp, 509 must inspire his fellow inmates to not give up hope. For 509 it is not just a question of staying alive, but of staying human. This is a wonderful book about the triumph of the human spirit.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   depressed Time/era of story    -   1930's-1950's Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book War/Revolt/Disaster on civilians    -   Yes Conflict:    -   Holocaust

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   slave Age:    -   40's-50's


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   9 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Germany Misc setting    -   prison    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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