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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The older people were pushed into the boxcars first, then the women and the
girls. Someone shoved Hannah from behind so hard, she scraped her knee
climbing up. She could feel the blood flowing down and the sharp gritty pain, but
A feeble pounding came from the other boxcar. “For God's sake,” Shmuel cried
out, “open the doors for them.” But the soldiers ignored him, hurrying the bucket
along. At the second stop, they heard the grateful cries of their neighbors as they
They scrambled out of the boxcar to stand, blinking in the early morning light.
Hannah's knees trembled from the effort of moving, and her head felt light from all
the fresh air. When she looked around, she could see how weakened everyone ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - electrascaife - LibraryThing
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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