Mama and I climbed aboard. I waved to Papa until he was only a tiny speck in the distance. The train turned the curve, and he was gone.
The powerful autobiographical account of a young girls' struggle as a Jewish refugee in England from 1939-1945.
""One of the World War II reminiscences that middle school readers will devour."" --School Library Journal
""Memorable and moving."" --Publishers Weekly
""An autobiographical account--compelling in its authentic details--of the author’s WWII years as a Jewish refugee in England."" --Kirkus Reviews