Berlin, 1932. Thirteen-year-old Gabriella Schramm's world is slowly, but steadily, crumbling as Adolf Hitler rises to power. The only thing that soothes Gabriella is her favorite pastime reading. But then her country's tensions rise, the streets fill with soldiers, Gaby's sister's boyfriend raises his arm in a heil Hitler salute, and a family friend Albert Einstein flees the country. And her only solace, her books,come under attack. Will Gaby have to leave behind the stories and the life that she has always loved?
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 04 / 2011