The Isolated Diaries: The Holocaust of 1941
The Holocaust is starting. Could it be Emma's end?
- 5330 Words
- Ages 12 and up
Emma Blackclover is one 13 year old Jewish girl who has nothing to worry about. She has warm clothes, fresh food on the table, a loving family and her endless imagination. She has friends, small amounts of money and books to read at night.
But that changed when the Holocaust happened. Many Jews were dieing. Nazis were marching into towns, dividing families and killing Jews right in their houses.
Tim Blackclover, Emma's father, tries to get his family into hiding. Too late.
Emma is taken away on November 2, 1941. Her parents were killed, as her younger brother was taken away. Emma is sended to a concentration camp.
Only with her imagination and memories left, Emma stumbles around thousands of other hungry Jews, trying to find her younger brother.
But she meet's John, another 12 year old Jewish boy who is looking for his older sister. Emma and John have a plan to escape, but could they really escape with so many Jews dieing of the attempt and the endless cold? [more]
Keywords: Emma, Holocaust, Camp, Death, John, Run Away, 1941, Blood, Nazis, Adolf Hitler, Escape