Survivors of the Holocaust review Ì 104

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Story is a powerful testament to the survivors' courage These remarkable testimonials serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen againFeatures a current photograph of each contributor and an update about their lives along with a glossary and timeline to support reader understanding of this period in world histo. This amazing book takes complex stories of children surviving the holocaust and tells them in simple easy to read and understand form Even if you didn't know what happened with the nazis and the jews this book would explain enough about it that you could understandThese children all survived of course to tell their stories but each one survived in a different way One child who hid in the countryside of France didn't even know the war was over for two years as she basically lived as a indentured servant The pictures are stunning and simple at the same timeHighly recommend this to libraries and schools It is a good starting point to learn about what happened in World War IIThanks to Netgalley for making this book available for an honest review

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Survivors of the HolocaustPerhaps there is no simple easy way to educate children about the Holocaust Yet this new extraordinary work in the form of a nonfiction graphic novel for children is a valiant attempt to do just that These testimonials serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen again BookTribBetween 1933 and 1945 Adolf Hitler an. This graphic novel tells the stories of six Jewish children who survived the Holocaust during World War II Some were evacuated to Englandothers were hiddenand some were sent to concentration camps Most were separated from their parents and never saw them again It is amazing what children can survive They are often stronger and resilient than adults This book is moving and meaningful The stories are truthful but not too graphic for children to read The art is fantastic Due to the nature of the stories I do recommend parental guidance for younger children Death starvation internment separation from familythe subject matter is dark But I think it's important that the events never be forgotten Although we are not Jewish several members of my extended family who stayed in Germany when the rest emigrated to America were killed by the Nazis during the war Most were killed for being Catholics who refused to embrace the Nazi regime The stories in this book left me thinking about what my own family membersand millions of othersendured I can't even imagine how scared they must have been It made for a very emotional reading experience for me My children all grew up safe well fed loved and protected A whole generation of children during the war did not Bombs Executions Starvation Gas chambers It is important for there to be books like this because if we don't allow it to be forgotten then maybe it won't happen again The artwork is fantastic The stories emotional and hard hitting Wonderful book I voluntarily read an advanced readers copy of this book from Sourcebooks via NetGalley All opinions expressed are entirely my own

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Survivors of the Holocaust review Ì 104 ´ Perhaps there is no simple easy way to educate children about the Holocaust Yet this new extraordinary work in the form of a nonfiction graphic novel for children is a valiant attempt to do just that These testimonials serve as a reminder never to allow such a tragedy to happen again BookTribBetween D the Nazi party were responsible for the persecution of millions of Jews across Europe This extraordinary graphic novel tells the true stories of six Jewish children who survived the Holocaust From suffering the horrors of Auschwitz to hiding from Nazi soldiers in war torn Paris to sheltering from the Blitz in England each true. This is an adaptation of a BBC program called The Children of the Holocaust wherein interviews of six Holocaust survivors now living in England are turned into animated stories The visuals are striking and the stories are varied though uniformly heartbreaking It's a good introduction to an extremely heavy topicA trailer for the show is available here information about the program is available here but the clips don't work in the US