Simcha, the oldest boy, knows that Papa expects him to keep the family safe – and so begins this adventure. Life is hard, food is scare, and the Russian soldiers are cunning and dangerous. Based on true events from the author’s own family history, this story describes the joys, fears, trials and triumphs of a young boy in World War I Poland.
Written and Illustrated By: Joy Nelkin Wieder
Perfect for ages 7 to 10.
Paperback, 112 pages, measures 5.25 x 8.25.