Greater Than Angels
In the Face of Evil
In the autumn of 1940, Anna Hirsch, her friends, and her family are rounded up by the Nazis and deported from Germany into France. They are placed in Gurs, a refugee camp where conditions are inhuman. But even worse is the terror that the Jews will be relocated to one of the Nazi death camps.
Relief workers arrange for Anna and the other young people to be sent to Le Chambon, a tiny village in France. There, the villagers agree to care for the Jewish children. But as the war rages on, Jews in France -- and those who shelter them -- are in increasing danger. Will Anna and her friends survive? Award-winning author Carol Matas presents a powerful and unforgettable story of courage in the face of evil.
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Review: Greater Than AngelsUser Review - Miranda_Panda - Goodreads
I thought that this book is extremely good. I loved most of the funny parts. It's sad though, but a really good book. I think that this book should be strongly recommended! Read full review
Review: Greater Than AngelsUser Review - Grace Taylor - Goodreads
Greater Than Angels is a Historical fiction book regarding the Holocaust. This story is about a young teenage girl named Anna Hirsch. We journey with Anna as she struggles to stay out of the grasp of ... Read full review