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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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 ...
Just an ordinary day in the camp and at night she went to bed on the hard,
coverless shelf trying to remember sheets and pillows and quilts while all around
her in the black barrack she heard the breathy sounds of sleeping WOmen. A
hand on ...
Instead of going to her own shelf, Gitl crowded in with Hannah, hugging her so
tightly that Hannah could hardly breathe. Yet she was glad not to have to lie there
alone. Leaning back against Gitl, Hannah could feel the woman shaking with ...
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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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