Behind the secret window: a memoir of a hidden childhood during World War Two

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Dial Books,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 6 - AR Pts: 6
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The Nazis come to Poland when Nelly is six. By the time she turns eight, the events of World War II have taken almost everyone she loves. Scared, lonely, and running from the Nazis, Nelly hides in the bedroom of a Gentile couple in Poland. For over a year, she lives in fear of discovery, writing in her diary and painting pictures of a fantasy world filled with open skies and happy families. Illustrated with Nelly's original watercolors, this powerful memoir tells the true story of how a little girl's imagination helped her survive a nightmare.
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Grouping Title behind the secret window a memoir of a hidden childhood during world war two
Grouping Author toll nelly s
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publishDate 1993
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subject_facet Autobiography -- Juvenile literature, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Ukraine -- Lʹviv -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature, Jews -- Persecutions -- Ukraine -- Lʹviv -- Juvenile literature, Jews -- Ukraine -- Lʹviv -- Persecutions, Lʹviv (Ukraine) -- Ethnic relations -- Juvenile literature, Toll, Nelly S. -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Ukraine -- Lʹviv -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1939-1945 -- Ukraine -- Lʹviv
title_display Behind the secret window : a memoir of a hidden childhood during World War Two
title_full Behind the secret window : a memoir of a hidden childhood during World War Two / by Nelly S. Toll
title_short Behind the secret window :
title_sub a memoir of a hidden childhood during World War Two
topic_facet Autobiography, Children, Ethnic relations, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews, Persecutions, Toll, Nelly S, World War, 1939-1945