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Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust Resilience shines throughout Michael Gruenbaums riveting memoir Publishers Weekly, starred review about his time in the Terezin concentration camp during the Holocaust, in this National Jewish Book award finalist and Parents Choice Gold medal award winning title, an ideal companion to the bestselling Boy on the Wooden BoxMichael Misha Gruenbaum enjoyed a carefree childhood playing games and taking walks through Prague with his beloved father All of that changed forever when the Nazis invaded Prague The Gruenbaum family was forced to move into the Jewish Ghetto in Prague Then, after a devastating loss, Michael, his mother and sister were deported to the Terezin concentration camp At Terezin, Misha roomed with forty other boys who became like brothers to him Life in Terezin was a bizarre, surreal balancesome days were filled with friendship and soccer matches, while others brought mortal terror as the boys waited to hear the names on each new list of who was being sent to the East Those trains were going to Auschwitz When the day came that his familys name appeared on a transport list, their survival called for a miracleone that tied Michaels fate to a carefully sewn teddy bear, and to his mothers unshakeable determination to keep her children safe Collaborating with acclaimed author Todd Hasak Lowy, Michael Gruenbaum shares his inspiring story of hope in an unforgettable memoir that recreates his experiences with stunning immediacy Michaels story, and the many original documents and photos included alongside it, offer an essential contribution to Holocaust literature

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