What an excellent book! I found it difficult to put down. It was a true story written in the voice of the author's mother. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Cruisebabe
Incredible story of resiliency and a family's triumph
over adversity. Beautifully written.
On a more personal level, Ten Green Bottles mirrors
my own father's... Read more
The pride and feelings we have for our homeland,no matter where it is ,is turned inside out when you discover that just because of religious beliefs you are no longer worthy of... Read morePublished 5 months ago by ILENE KANTOR
Compelling story of the flight and survival of European Jews from Hitler to Shanghai. Interesting to see the shifting dynamics once the US entered WWII.Published 5 months ago by Debra Bardavid
Excellent; her descriptions are vivid and elegant. I never knew of the Jews of Shanghai. I recommend this book to everyone.Published 5 months ago by Linda S Caplan
The story was very moving. It angered me to know how people suffered. We take so much for granted. I had family who were from Russia and settled in Harbin China.Published 8 months ago by Sharon Gutan
It was a very moving, real story. I actually paired it with a speaker from Brandies and it made it
so much more meaningful.
Although we all know the horror of Hitler's persecution of Jews this is interesting to learn first hand about the difficulties of life in Vienna and then the move to Shanghai and... Read morePublished 8 months ago by srqmama