Escape from Stalingrad (Escape From #3) (Paperback)

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"Nonstop action, real history, serious danger. You gotta read these books!" —Alan Gratz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Refugee

Artem lives in the sleepy city of Stalingrad, which has mostly been cut off from war with Nazi Germany—until the summer of 1942. That July, martial law is declared as the Nazis begin their unprecedented march toward the city. Artem’s older brother is a soldier in Stalin’s Red Army, so Artem is worried for his brother’s safety once he and his family have evacuated the city.

Then the announcement comes. Stalin has ordered that no civilians be allowed to leave Stalingrad. The city which bears his name is an important symbol, and the Red Army believe that the soldiers defending it will fight all the harder if their families’ lives are at stake.

Artem and his new friend Yuna are put to work shoring up the city’s defenses, digging trenches and building fortifications. Then, on August 23rd, the bombing begins. A massive German air raid reduces most of the city to rubble. With Stalingrad blockaded by both the Germans and their own government, escape from the coming battle seems all but impossible…

About the Author

Andy Marino is the author of Escape from Chernobyl, Escape from East Berlin, Escape from Stalingrad; the Plot to Kill Hitler trilogy, and several other novels for young readers. He lives in upstate New York with his wife and two dogs. You can visit him at

Praise For…

Praise for Escape From Chernobyl:

"Exciting, tragic, and gritty." -- Kirkus Reviews

"Marino paints a vivid...picture of the catastrophe, its dangers, and a government willing to cover it all up." -- Publishers Weekly

Product Details
ISBN: 9781338858563
ISBN-10: 1338858564
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Publication Date: September 5th, 2023
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Escape From