Yellow Star (Google eBook)

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Marshall Cavendish, Apr 1, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 256 pages
34 Reviews
This is the true story of Syvia Perlmutter a story of courage, heartbreak, and finally survival despite the terrible circumstances in which she grew up.
  

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User Review  - Steven Zachary - Goodreads

Required reading for any and all. Not only is it about the Holocaust (loosely) but it's about the experience of a child in the Holocaust. it's heart breaking and heart wrenching so many times over ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica Conlon - Goodreads

Preview: I think this book is going to be about a little girls life during the Holocaust. Everyone of the Jewish people had to wear the star of David to show they were Jews. She looks very frightened ... Read full review

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Contents

PART THREE
53
WINTER 1942
55
SUMMER 1942
61
Part Four
93
WINTER 1942SPRING 1944
95
Part Five
99
SUMMER 1944
101
LATE FALLWINTER 1944
164

PART TWO
37
SUMMER 1941
45
FALL 1941
49
WINTER 1941
51
WINTER 1945
187
Authors Note
229
Time Line
235
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Jennifer Roy is the author of more than thirty books for children and young adults, including Israel: Discovering Cultures and Mindblind. A former Gifted and Talented teacher, she holds a BS in Psychology and an MA in Elementary Education. Yellow Star is based on the childhood of Jennifer's aunt Sylvia, who provided extensive interviews as the author was writing this book. Jennifer Roy lives in upstate New York with her husband and son.

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