Publication year: 2019
Media class: Hardback
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781785769047 1785769049
Her beauty saved her life - and condemned her. Cilka is just 16 years old when she is taken to Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, in 1942. The Commandant at Birkenau, Schwarzhuber, notices her long beautiful hair, and forces her separation from the other women prisoners. Cilka learns quickly that power, even unwillingly given, equals survival. After liberation, she is charged as a collaborator for sleeping with the enemy and sent to Siberia. But what choice did she have? And where did the lines of morality lie for Cilka, who
Additional information: 401 pages, 24 cm
I loved the book, it shows glimpses of her past at Auschwitz and her struggles in her life. Quite a moving book.