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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“There are not many snakes in Lublin!” Shmuel chuckled. “I'm not from Lublin,”
Hannah said. “I'm from New Rochelle. And I'm not Chaya, I'm Hannah.” When
Shmuel's eyebrows rose up and lines furrowed his brow, he looked so fierce
But come, my little Americanisher, whose Yiddish is pure Lublinese, let us feed
Hopel and Popel and discuss world geography some other time. Lublin in
America, Krakow in Siberia.” He chuckled again as he held out a cloak for her
and a pair ...
“And Lublin,” put in Shifre. “You remember Lublin.” “Yes, there is Lublin, but that
memory is like a story I've been told. I don't remember Lublin, but I remember
being there. And then there's my memory of the future. It's very strong and real
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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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