The Resource A boy in winter, Rachel Seiffert

A boy in winter, Rachel Seiffert

Label
A boy in winter
Title
A boy in winter
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Seiffert
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the award-winning author of the Booker Prize-short-listed The Dark Room, a startling portrait of the Nazis' arrival in Ukraine as they move to implement the final solution Otto Pohl, an engineer overseeing construction of a German road in Ukraine, awakens to the unexpected sight of SS men herding hundreds of Jews into an old brick factory. Inside the factory, Ephraim anxiously scans the growing crowd, looking for his two sons. As anxious questions swirl around him--"Where are they taking us? How long will we be gone?"--he can't quell the suspicion that it would be just like his oldest son to hole up somewhere instead of lining up for the Germans, and just like his youngest to follow. Yasia, a farmer's daughter who has come into town to sell produce, sees two young boys slinking through the shadows of the deserted streets and decides to offer them shelter. As these lives become more and more intertwined--Rachel Seiffert's prose rich with a rare compassion, courage, and emotional depth, an unflinching story is told: of survival, of conflicting senses of duty, of the oppressive power of fear and the possibility of courage in the face of terror"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seiffert, Rachel
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6069.E345
LC item number
B69 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ukraine
Label
A boy in winter, Rachel Seiffert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
q"A novel."--Dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780307908834
Lccn
2017008889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
2017008889
Label
A boy in winter, Rachel Seiffert
Publication
Note
q"A novel."--Dust jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780307908834
Lccn
2017008889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
2017008889

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