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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This time he was heard, and there were murmurs in the crowd. One man called
out, “But Reb Boruch, why would they billet soldiers here if they are needed
elsewhere for the war?” “Am I a general to answer such questions?” the rabbi
The rabbi's voice replied calmly, “We are in God's hands now.” “God's hands are
very hot and sweaty,” Gitl said. “How can you say such a thing?” It was Fayge.
Just then the car shook and everybody screamed. “I hear a train,” Hannah cried
“What about the rabbi'?” asked a woman with a harelip. “What about Rabbi
Boruch?” Gitl did not answer. Fayge knelt down in front of her, putting her hands
on Gitl's skirt. “We are sisters, Gitl,” she said. “I am your brother's wife. You must
tell me ...
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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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