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andlt;bandgt;andlt;bigandgt;andlt;BRandgt; As long as there is life, there is hope andlt;BRandgt; andlt;/bigandgt;andlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and separated. Now Riva is alone. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; At Auschwitz, and later in the work camps at Mittlesteine and Grafenort, Riva vows to live, and to hope - for Mama, for her brothers, for the millions of other victims of the nightmare of the Holocaust. And through determination and courage, and unexpected small acts of kindness, she does live - to write the unforgettable memoir that is a testament to the strength of the human spirit.

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As long as there is life, there is hope

After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and separated. Now Riva is alone.

At Auschwitz, and later in the work camps at Mittlesteine and Grafenort, Riva vows to live, and to hope - for Mama, for her brothers, for the millions of other victims of the nightmare of the Holocaust. And through determination and courage, and unexpected small acts of kindness, she does live - to write the unforgettable memoir that is a testament to the strength of the human spirit.

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From the German invasion of Poland in 1939 to the liberation of her concentration camp in 1945, the author chronicles an adolescence shaped by the horrors of the Holocaust but strengthened by the force of her own will.

About the Author

Ruth Minsky Sender was a teacher of Jewish culture and history, specializing in the Holocaust. She lives with her husband in Commack, New York. She is the mother of three grown sons and a daughter, and has several grandchildren. andlt;iandgt;The Cageandlt;/iandgt; was her first book; she is also the author of andlt;iandgt;To Life,andlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;The Holocaust Ladyandlt;/iandgt;.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780689813214
Krieger, Ellen:
Sender, Ruth Minsky
Publisher:
Simon Pulse
Author:
Sender, Ruth Minsky
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Poland
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Holocaust
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish (1939-1945)
Subject:
History - Holocaust
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
Sender, Ruth Minsky
Subject:
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) - Poland - Lodz
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series Volume:
GTR-131
Publication Date:
August 1997
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 9 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7 x 4.19 in 4.83 oz
Age Level:
12-17

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As long as there is life, there is hope

After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and separated. Now Riva is alone.

At Auschwitz, and later in the work camps at Mittlesteine and Grafenort, Riva vows to live, and to hope - for Mama, for her brothers, for the millions of other victims of the nightmare of the Holocaust. And through determination and courage, and unexpected small acts of kindness, she does live - to write the unforgettable memoir that is a testament to the strength of the human spirit.

"Synopsis" by , From the German invasion of Poland in 1939 to the liberation of her concentration camp in 1945, the author chronicles an adolescence shaped by the horrors of the Holocaust but strengthened by the force of her own will.
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