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Tapestry of Hope free pdf Winner of the Honor Book award in the 2003 Society of School Librarians International Awards program
Selected as a finalist for the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize
Selected by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association as one of the PSLA YA Top Forty Nonfiction Titles 2003
"Tapestry of Hope is an extraordinary anthology of writing about the Holocaust for young people. Irene N. Watts and Lillian Boraks-Nemetz have gathered well-known published writing and new first-person accounts, to reveal the heartbreak, courage, and hope that define one of history's darkest hours.
The editors present writing about hiding from the Nazis, life in the ghetto, resistance, the camps, escape, survival, and life after the Holocaust. Selections include poetry, prose, and first-hand accounts such as Andre Stein's "Hidden Children, Jack Kuper's "Child of the Holocaust, Jason Shermon's "A Blessing in Disguise, Kathy Kacer's "Gaby's Dresser, Eva Wiseman's "My Canary Yellow Star, Leonard Cohen's "All There is to Know about Adolph Eichmann, Jean Little writing about Anne Frank, Karen Levine's "Hannah's Suitcase, and many others.

About Irene Watts

Irene N. Watts is a storyteller, playwright, drama consultant, and director who has worked throughout Canada and Europe. She is the author of "Good-bye Marianne"- "Remember Me," and "Finding Sophie," about the Kindertransport. Irene N. Watts lives in Vancouver. Lillian Boraks-Nemetz is a survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto. Her experiences are reflected in her poetry collection, "Ghost Children, " and in her Slava Trilogy, "The Old Brown Suitcase," "The Sunflower Diary," and "The Lenski File." She lives in Vancouver.

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Author : Irene Watts
Publisher : Tundra Books (NY)
Data Published : 01 April 2003
ISBN : 0887766382
EAN : 9780887766381
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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