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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

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Publisher Comments:

IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.

“No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.”—School Library Journal, Starred

A Book Sense Top Ten Pick

A Publisher’s Weekly Choice of the Year’s Best Books

A Booklist Editors Choice

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Synopsis:

IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.School Library Journal, StarredA Book Sense Top Ten PickA Publishers Weekly Choice of the Years Best Books A Booklist Editors Choice

About the Author

Irene Gut Opdyke was presented with the Israel Medal of Honor and a special commendation from the Vatican. She died in 2003.

Jennifer Armstrong is the author of many highly acclaimed books for young readers. She lives in Saratoga Springs, NY.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307557025
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Humor : General
Author:
Opdyke, Irene
Author:
Irene Opdyke with Jennifer Armstrong
Author:
Armstrong, Jennifer
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction : Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction : History - Holocaust
Publication Date:
December 2008
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
304

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Product details 304 pages Random House Children's Books - English 9780307557025 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.School Library Journal, StarredA Book Sense Top Ten PickA Publishers Weekly Choice of the Years Best Books A Booklist Editors Choice
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