It Rained Warm Bread

Author(s): Gloria Moskowitz-Sweet; Hope Anita Smith; Leatrice Lyon (Illustrator)

Children's Fiction | Liston College Library Book Drive

Moishe was thirteen when the Nazis invaded Poland in 1939 and he was sent to Auschwitz. His home was ravaged, his family torn apart by illness and abduction. Years of brutality drew on as Moishe moved from one labor camp to the next. Finally, towards the end of the war and at the peak of Moishe's deepest despair, a simple act of kindness by a group of courageous Czech women redeemed his faith that goodness could survive the trials of war: That was the day it rained warm bread. Deftly articulated and beautifully illustrated, this is a strong addition to the ever-important genre of Holocaust testimonies. A Christy Ottaviano Book

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781250165725
  • : Henry Holt & Company
  • : Henry Holt & Company Books For Young Readers
  • : 0.3
  • : August 2019
  • : ---length:- '20.8'width:- '13.5'units:- Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Gloria Moskowitz-Sweet; Hope Anita Smith; Leatrice Lyon (Illustrator)
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 160