Upon the head of the goat : a childhood in Hungary, 1939–1944
Call NumberYA 943.905 S57u
Statement of ResponsibilityAranka Siegal.
Creators & ContributorsSiegal, Aranka
SummaryNine-year-old Piri describes the bewilderment of being a Jewish child during the 1939-1944 German occupation of her hometown (then in Hungary and now in the Ukraine) and relates the ordeal of trying to survive in the ghetto.
Physical Description 213 pages ; 22 cm.
PublisherNew York : Farrar Straus Giroux
- Continued by: Grace in the wilderness
- Winner of the 1982 Boston Globe - Horn Book Award for Nonfiction
- 1982 Newbery Honor Book.