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From Library Staff
Pavel and Anneliese Bauer are affluent, secular Jews who—along with their six-year-old son, Pepik, and his nanny—fled to Prague when the German forces invaded Czechoslovakia in 1939. Pepik manages to secure a place on a Kindertransport, but he never sees his parents or nanny again.
WVMLStaffPicks Aug 30, 2014
A sensitively written story about a secular Jewish family living in Czechoslovakia during the Nazi invasion and occupation. Told from the point of view of the family's gentile nanny, this is a carefully crafted story which unsentimentally and poetically tells the stories of a few complex, compell... Read More »