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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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
was. Only Gitl, her dark green dress crumpled, the white collar torn, held her ...
She tilted her head back and opened her mouth, drinking in the cold drops until
her belly was full. Suddenly the showers were turned off. “Schnell, schnell!” the
soldiers shouted, ushering them back, without towels, into the cold room. Head ...
She sat up suddenly and hit her head with a loud crack on the shelf above her.
Stunned, she looked around. Clock radio? The words sat lumpily in her mind.
She was not sure what a clock radio was. Besides, her head hurt where she'd ...
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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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