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.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 19
Hannah's mother was almost as loud looking about the kitchen. They spent
minutes calling out to each other about how difficult Aaron was to find this year,
until Grandpa Will put his fingers to his mouth and let out a piercing whistle that
Hannah laughed out loud. “Shmuel said the same thing this morning.” “Did he?
Did he?” Fayge's eyes lit up and suddenly she looked very young, not that much
older than Hannah. “Tell me exactly what he said.” Hannah closed her eyes, ...
The other men at the wall joined him. But Shmuel was silent, searching through
the watching crowd, that same strange smile on his face. At last his lips moved
and Hannah read the word there. “Fayge.” “Shmuel!” came a loud wail, and
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Bewertungen von Nutzern
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
12 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.