Call NumberYA 940.5315 S47c
Statement of ResponsibilityRuth Minsky Sender.
Creators & ContributorsSender, Ruth Minsky
(author)Sender, Ruth Minsky
SummaryAfter Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mother'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.
Physical Description 245 pages ; 22 cm.
PublisherNew York : Macmillan Publishing Company