Good in the Midst of Evil (Paperback)

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By Dana Fast, Yvona Fast (With)
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A detailed, invaluable first-hand narrative of Holocaust survival in Poland. With help from her daughter Yvona, Dana Fast tells the story of her incredible childhood experiences-life among the horrors of the Warsaw ghetto, studying at a forbidden secret school there, escape to relatives, in hiding passing as a Catholic girl in the countryside, under a new identity at a Catholic orphanage, then living, now under suspicion from regular Poles, with a woman relative claiming German ethnic status and the accompanying privileges. Through this series of name and identity shifts, Dana Fast emerges, a strong, feisty, fearless adolescent girl. A precious and important book.

Susan Lynn Meyer, Sidney Taylor Honor Award-winning author of BLACK RADISHES and SKATING WITH THE STATUE OF LIBERTY.

"This well-written and deeply affecting memoir is extraordinarily timely-not only as a lesson in how suddenly and violently the world as we know it can collapse, but as a beautiful reminder of the bravery and compassion abiding in our fellow man." - Niki Kourofsky, Senior Editor, Adirondack Life Magazine

Product Details
ISBN: 9781950169696
ISBN-10: 1950169693
Publisher: Rise
Publication Date: April 5th, 2022
Pages: 194
Language: English