A Part of Me

By Bronia Jablon and Sara Horowitz and Lucy Sheer

The Azrieli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs

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My young daughter and I were now totally alone, relying on my own strength and the caprice of fate. … I ran out of the house with my beloved Lucy in my arms, this helpless little being who depended on me for solace, comfort and protection. I hoped that God would not desert us.

Bronia Jablon is separated from her family, and even her husband has escaped into the woods without her. It is 1942, the height of Nazi persecution in Poland, and Bronia and her three-year-old daughter, Lucy, wonder how they will survive each day. Should they hide in their hometown or should they search for their family in the nearby ghetto? Starving and exhausted, Bronia does not know who they can trust when all of their old friends and neighbours are either collaborating with the Nazis or too terrified for their own lives to offer assistance. When they finally find help, a cold, dark cellar becomes both their haven and prison. A Part of Me is a story of devotion and perseverance, and of how love sustains a mother and her daughter as they make it through the Holocaust one pivotal decision at a time.


Publication Date: June 15, 2018

Reading Age: Adult

Genre: Adult Nonfiction

Product Format: Paperback

Pages: 160

ISBN: 9781988065311

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