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 Four Questions aren't that hard.” “I can't remember all four questions.” Aaron
almost shouted the last word. “You don't have to remember them.” Hannah's
patience was wearing thin. “You're supposed to read them. From the Haggadah.
Suddenly remembering Gitl's boyfriend Avrom, she shouted, “In America!” “And
Krakow is in Siberia. I get it. A joke to help me forget about my marriage fears.”
He laughed. “Lublin in America and Krakow in Siberia. Though dear Gitl would
the soldiers shouted, ushering them back, without towels, into the cold room.
Head down, hands over her breasts, Hannah walked through the line of soldiers,
remembering how childish she'd thought the blue dress and longing for it.
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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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