I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors (Paperback)
McClelland & Stewart, 9780771030642, 187pp.
Publication Date: September 25, 2007
photographs of survivors of Auschwitz -- actually, photos from any camp would do. If I could see him staring out through barbed wire, I thought I would then know how to remember him, know what he was made to become, and then possibly know what he might have been. All my life, I've looked for more in order to fill in the parts of my father that had gone missing. . . ."
--Excerpts from I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors
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Praise For I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors…
“A powerful and emotionally charged memoir. . . . Some of the best writing ever on the subject of the 20th century’s most brutal human catastrophe.”
— NOW magazine (5-star review)
“A uniquely gripping articulation of the heart. . . . An emotional and aesthetic triumph.”
— Canadian Jewish News
“Beautifully conceived and constructed, intimate and engrossing.”
— Quill & Quire
“The most lucid, funny, moving book I encountered in 2006. . . . Remarkable. . . .”
— Molly Peacock, Globe and Mail Books of the Year