Remember Me
OR

 
The Diary of Laura's Twin
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TYPE
AGE
Children's - 3rd-7th Grade, Age 8-12 
READABILITY
5.7 
PAGES
202 p. ; 
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ISBN 9781897187395
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This story's inclusion of a contemporary main character offers a unique perspective of the Holocaust, helping today's readers understand. It shows how selecting a "twin" for a Bat-Mitzvah is an endeavor by Jewish leaders to keep a new generation aware of the horrors faced by their ancestors.
Publisher Summary
For Laura's Bat Mitzvah, her rabbi gives her the journal of Sara Gittler, a Holocaust prisoner who never got to celebrate her coming of age. Laura researchs Sara's life and shares her Bat Mitzvah with her twin at the ceremony.
 
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