Summary: In 1942, Sarah and her family were sent to a concentration camp. To protect her little brother, Sarah locked him in a cupboard, thinking she would be back quickly. 60 years later, American journalist Julia learns Sarah’s history, as she gets ready to move into her old apartment.
I started reading it because… I wanted to learn more about France and the Holocaust.
I kept reading because… I wanted to find out what would happen to Julia and her child.
If the main character(s) were in a yearbook, they would be voted Most Likely To: Win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Six Word Review: Julia’s mission to find the truth.
This book reminded me of Hana’s Suitcase because they both tell the story from a journalist’s point of view.
Websites of interest: Sarah’s Key
–Salome, Lake City Teen Blogger