An excellent fictional introduction to the Holocaust.
It is 1938 and Jewish families are no longer safe in Austria. Clara knows it will be a long journey to freedom, and that her family can bring only what they can carry in their pockets. Clara picks her two favorite dolls-dolls her grandmother had carried with her when she left Russia. But she never dreams that the dolls she brings along to give her comfort will play such an important part in her family's escape.
When Clara hears her father's feaful words, she knows her life will change forever. the year is 1918, rhw Nazis have come to Austria, and Jews are no longer safe.
Clars and her family must leave their homeland and travel to a new country, takning only what they can carry.