The Devil's Arithmetic
Scholastic, 1988 - 170 Seiten
Hannah resents stories of her Jewish heritage and of the past until, when opening the door during a Passover Seder, she finds herself in Poland during World War II where she experiences the horrors of a concentration camp, and learns why she-- and we--need to remember the past.
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“Chaya was sick, not me.” He continued smiling, as if humoring her. Hannah
drew in a deep breath and sighed. “My mother is afraid of snakes,” she said at
last. “There are not many snakes in Lublin!” Shmuel chuckled. “I'm not from Lublin
ning to wonder herself whether she was Hannah and Chaya was the dream or if
she was Chaya and Hannah was some kind of mishigaas, some craziness in her
mind from the sickness. Yet there were all those memories— of house and ...
How did you get to be so wise, Old girl in young-girl disguise. “That is you, Chaya
!” Gitl cried out from behind them. “What a fine badchan.” Without taking his eyes
off Hannah, the badchan said, “So, your name is Chaya, which is to say, life ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - Audriana0202 - LibraryThing
I read this book as a 12 year old and I remember loving it, but could not remember why. After reading it for the second time, I still love it. I’m not sure if it’s Yolen’s writing, making me feel what ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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A young girl is frustrated with her relatives, who stress the importance of remembering the past, especially during the family's Seder. But she learns the devastating importance of remembrance, when ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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