Remember Me
OR

 
Harmonica
AUTHOR
ILLUSTRATOR
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TYPE
AGE
Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8 
READABILITY
3.8 
PAGES
30 p. ; 
KEYWORDS
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Paperback
ISBN 9781570914898
Publisher Summary
Torn from his home and parents in Poland during World War II, a young Jewish boy starving in a concentration camp finds hope in playing Schubert on his harmonica, even when the commandant orders him to play.

When the Nazis invaded Poland, a family is split apart. The parents are sent to one concentration camp, their son to another. Only his father's gift, a harmonica, keeps the boy's hopes alive and, miraculously, ensures his survival.

Tony Johnston's powerful story, inspired by the life of a Holocaust survivor, is enhanced by Ron Mazellan's luminous artwork.

A testament to the human spirit and the transcendent power of music.
 
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