Sydelle Pearl - Made Local Author
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In Wordwings, set in 1941, twelve-year-old Rivke Rosenfeld lives in the Warsaw Ghetto where she witnesses German soldiers slashing her grandfather’s beard from his face. Her anger compels her to secretly write her stories and her memories in the margins of a book of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen. When Dr. Emanuel Ringelblum, historian, and founder of the Underground Archive–a written compilation of Jewish life experiences in the Ghetto–hears Rivke tell one of her stories, he isView more
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A book signing will follow the lecture. The author’s current book will be available for sale from Classic Lines.
4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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