Francesco Tirelli's Ice Cream Shop (Paperback)

By Tamar Meir, Yael Albert (Illustrator)

Kar-Ben Publishing (R), 9781541534742, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2019

Other Editions of This Title:
Library Binding (8/1/2019)

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Francesco Tirelli loved to eat gelato from his uncle's cart. So when he moves from Italy to Hungary, Francesco decides to open his own ice cream store. There young Peter learns to love ice cream as much as Francesco did. But when the war comes and Francesco closes his shop for the winter, he uses the shop for a special purpose--to hide his Jewish friends and neighbors from danger. This heroic tale is based on true events.