In My Hands

Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

By Irene Opdyke; Jennifer Armstrong
(Laurel Leaf, Mass Market Paperback, 9780553494112, 304pp.)

Publication Date: September 14, 2004

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Hardcover, , Prebound

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IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it.

“No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful.”—School Library Journal, Starred

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About the Author

Irene Gut Opdyke was presented with the Israel Medal of Honor and a special commendation from the Vatican. She died in 2003.

Jennifer Armstrong is the author of many highly acclaimed books for young readers. She lives in Saratoga Springs, NY.

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