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The Tattered Prayer Book

Consumer Rating 4 Stars
Tattered Prayer Book

Gihon River Press

Author: Ellen Bari

Your kids will love Tattered Prayer Book. Written by Ellen Bari and it was published on the 19th of April, 2013 by Gihon River Press. The book has 32 pages. Whilst reading can be something of which everybody can engage in, you will discover surely many different ways where you will make the thrill greater. There are people who say they don't have time to read, nevertheless reading can also be an excellent use of time, particularly with the appropriate child's book. See this advice and you'll love reading much more now.

The Tattered Prayer Book is meant as a gentle introduction to the Holocaust for children ages 6-10. Once safely settled in America, he tries to bury the prayer book along with his painful past. Many years later, sharing the story with Ruthie, allows father to heal and daughter to grow. Ruthie discovers a secret about her father, while looking by way of a box of mementos from the old country. A burnt prayer book taken in secret from a destroyed synagogue after Kristallnacht offers solace to her father as a young boy, at the most difficult time in his life. As her father tells his surprising story, Ruthie learns a piece of her father s story, a slice of Jewish background and also the circumstances under which the family members fled Nazi Germany.


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