The Cage Author:Ruth Minsky Sender As long as there is life, there is hope. After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mother's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up,deported to Auschwitz, and separated. Now Riva is alone. — At Auschwitz, and later in the work camps at Mittelsteine and Gr... more »afenort, Riva vows to live, and to hope--for Mama, for her brothers, for the millions of other victims of the nightmare of the Holocaust. And through determination and courage, and unexpected small acts of kindness, she does live--to write the unforgettable memoir that is a testament to the strength of the human spirit.« less
From the German invasion of Poland in 1939 to the liberation of her concentration camp in 1945, the author chronicles an adolescence shaped by the horrors of the Holocaust but strengthened by the force of her own will.
A teenage girl recounts the suffering and persecution of her family under the Nazis, in a Polish ghetto, during deportation, and in a concentration camp.
"A vivid memoir of a woman who lost her youth and family to the Nazis...What shines through is Sender's courage and strength and that of her family and friends--their love and determination to stay together. Punctuated by her own poetry, Sender tells a story that will be long remembered."
this book is about a young girl sharing her about her life in the holocaust, this girl is very sincere,loving,and very responsible when her mother gets taken away if you read this book you'll love it and i promise you that!