The devil's arithmetic

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Scholastic, 1988 - Concentration camps - 170 pages
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Hannah resents stories of her Jewish heritage and of the past until, when opening the door during a Passover Seder, she finds herself in Poland during World War II where she experiences the horrors of a concentration camp, and learns why she-- and we--need to remember the past.

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This book was very good and very easy to read. - Goodreads
ending was not very good - Goodreads
Wonderful youth introduction to the holocaust. - Goodreads
I find Holocaust stories very hard to read - so sad. - Goodreads
It was educational, inspirational and inspiring. - Goodreads
The ending also had me crying my eyes out. - Goodreads
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I read this book in 6th grade and I remember really enjoying it. It's a really good book about the concentration camps and the Holocaust.

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I read with this with my ten year old daughter. It starts a bit slowly and the story didn't draw her in immediately, but I'm glad we didn't give up on it. A tearjerker of an ending put an exclamation point on the horrors of the holocaust that Yolen so effectively brings to life. Read full review

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