The Number on My Grandfather's Arm
The moving story of a young girl who learns of her grandfather's experience in Auschwitz. SYDNEY TAYLOR BOOK AWARD
The moving story of a young girl who learns of her grandfather's experience in Auschwitz and then helps him overcome his sensitivity about the number on his arm, this award-winning picture book gives young children just enough information about the Holocaust without overwhelming them.
A Feldman Library Fund publication.
Winner of the Association of Jewish Libraries' Sydney Taylor Book Award
"This succeeds as an attempt to bring essential family and historical information to young readers, with just enough details to be truthful but not so many as to be terrifying."
— Publisher's Weekly
"Adler has succeeded admirably in his attempt to explain the inexplicable. An important book for everyone concerned with human rights."
— School Library Journal
"Honest, reassuring, and positive, this is everything that a young child needs in a book."