REQUIEM: Poems of the Terezin Ghetto.
Edition: First printing.
Somerville, MA: Candlewick Press, (2011) dj. Hardcover first edition - A book of poetry for all ages, one which gives voice to those in the Czech concentration camp - their "dignity, resilience, and commitment to art and music in the face of great brutality. The many memorable characters include a child who performs in the camps now famed production of Brundibar, a man who lectures on bedbugs, and a boy known as 'Professor,' who keeps a notebook hidden in his shoe." Illustrated with drawings by the prisoners, found after World War II. Author's afterword, notes, sources. 102 pp. ISBN: 978-0763647278.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.
Book ID: 74811
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