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Alone in the forest (The Holocaust Diaries #10)

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For twelve-year-old Mala Szorer, life in the small Polish town of Tarnogrod, in the district of Lublin, was an unbroken succession of golden days. Poverty and primitive facilities could not diminish the joys and warmth of her Jewish environment and the thrill of a blossoming education. Even the worsening anti-Semitism of the Poles in the years before the war, could not ...more
Hardcover, 319 pages
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This was the first book I recall reading growing up. My mother kept this tucked away in her bedroom drawer, along with a stash of other English books. There was no English literature in the Hasidic household I grew up; We read Yiddish books almost exclusively. Occasionally, we were treated to a Holocaust survivor's story written in English.

I don't remember much of this read, but the title evokes profound emotions of a life gone by. This girl, this little girl, all alone fending for herself in t
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