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Four perfect pebbles

a Holocaust story

by Lila Perl

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Greenwillow Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Westerbork (Netherlands : Concentration camp),
  • Germany,
  • Bergen-Belsen (Germany : Concentration camp)
    • Subjects:
    • Lazan, Marion Blumenthal -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature,
    • Lazan, Marion Blumenthal -- Childhood and youth,
    • Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Jews -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature,
    • Jews -- Germany -- Biography,
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives,
    • Westerbork (Netherlands : Concentration camp) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Westerbork (Netherlands : Concentration camp),
    • Bergen-Belsen (Germany : Concentration camp)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130).

      Statementby Lila Perl and Marion Blumenthal Lazan.
      ContributionsLazan, Marion Blumenthal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS135.G5 L336 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 130 p. :
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1278022M
      ISBN 10068814294X
      LC Control Number95009752
      OCLC/WorldCa32166304

      Four Perfect Pebbles: A True Story of the Holocaust - Ebook written by Lila Perl, Marion Blumenthal Lazan. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Four Perfect Pebbles: A True Story of /5(21). "When Marion told me about the "four perfect pebbles" that she sought to gather each day on the barren grounds of the camp, I felt that that would be the perfect title for the book. For the lonely and frightened nine-year-old, the sets of matching pebbles offered some kind of assurance that Mama, Papa, her brother, Albert, and she would survive 4/5(10).

      Four Perfect Pebbles By: Lila Perl and Marion Blumenthal Lazan $ Chapters 1 - 3 Summary: Four Perfect Pebbles is about the story of a little girl named Marion. She learns to survive with her mother in the horrors of a work camp during the holocaust. Marion keeps four pebbles.   Four Perfect Pebbles features forty archival photographs, including several new to this edition, an epilogue, a bibliography, a map, a reading group guide, an index, and a new afterword by the author. First published in , the book was an ALA Notable Book, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers, and IRA Young Adults' Choice, and a Notable /5(5).

      Four Perfect Pebbles Book Information. Title: Four Perfect Pebbles. Author: Perl, Lila. Isbn: The six-year ordeal of the Blumenthal family is chronicled in this memoir of Jewish life during the Holocaust from a little girl's perspective. Hook Your Students. These are the four perfect pebbles that represent their family surviving the Holocaust. Papa/Perseverance He carefully collected the tobacco from the partially smoked cigarette butts and made his own trades to get extra rations.


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