Hiding in the Spotlight (Hardcover)

A Musical Prodigy's Story of Survival, 1941-1946

By Greg Dawson

Pegasus Books, 9781605980454, 278pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/15/2010)

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Summoning all the colors of a Chopin prelude, Dawson has painted a vivid picture of his mother (Zhanna Arshanskaya) as a young girl whose musical genius enables her to survive the Holocaust.

About the Author

Greg Dawson is the eldest son of Zhanna Arkashyna. Greg has been a journalist for over forty years and has worked for a variety of newspapers, including Boston Herald and Indianapolis Star. Greg is currently a columnist for The Orlando Sentinel. He lives with his wife in Orlando.

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