Otfried Preußler: Krabat (Paperback, German language, 1988, Thienemanns (K.) Verlag,Germany) 5 stars

In seventeenth-century Germany, a boy desperately wants to escape from a school for Black Magic …

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5 stars

I read this in a few hours when I was 12 or so and the rating if five stars is how I remember feeling after reading it. I don't think it would hold up on a re-read. But back then I got really into the book and I think for that age group it still can be a great book.