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Absolutely wonderful! Leyson communicates the horrors of the Holocaust
without going into such detail that middle grade readers couldn't handle
it. This is such an important time in history to remember. I recommend
it to my middle grade students.
I'm a big Lemony Snicket fan and I wanted to be totally sucked in by this one. I think the problem is that I had just finished The Boy on the Wooden Box and was not in the right frame of mind to appropriately enjoy this book. :(