When The Dikes Breached

April 3, 2023|
When The Dikes Breached by Martha Attema
Earn 100 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Pre-order online.Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Find In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store


For sixteen-year-old Klara, a devastating flood reveals a dark family secret. It is February 1953 in the Netherlands and Klara is expected to marry the son of a prominent farmer. In this small island community, steeped in tradition, the Church controls the lives of its citizens but Klara longs to escape for adventure on far away shores. When a spring tide merges with a brutal northwestern storm it causes the dikes to breach, unleashing death and destruction that will expose a dark family secret.
Martha Attema's award-winning novels are inspired by family experiences and historical events during WWII. Born in Friesland, the Netherlands, Martha moved to Canada in 1981 and settled in North Bay, Ontario. As a kindergarten teacher she wrote stories for her students eventually fulfilling her dream to become a published author. www.m...
Title:When The Dikes Breached
Product dimensions:302 pages, 7.63 X 5.25 X 0.01 in
Shipping dimensions:302 pages, 7.63 X 5.25 X 0.01 in
Published:April 3, 2023
Publisher:Ronsdale Press
Appropriate for ages:9 - 12
ISBN - 13:9781553806745

Recently Viewed