F Rudi And I LOVE Salek s family s salvation story 33 This is a book I recommend to all ages and yes it is a great WWII story A Favourite uote Remember son he said you re most afraid when you can think of no one but yourself A Favourite Beautiful
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Germans will the city this evening They want us to tidy up so they can walk through the central part of town in a military fashion Hitler s men must We Sell Drugs do things in military fashion All of us are expected to line the streets as they march in They not only expect clean streets but a welcoming committee We must greet them withue pomp and ceremony I enjoyed this book although it wasn t uite what I was expecting For a WWII book it was pretty light on action although not on tension and uncertainty This would be a good introduction to the subject of WWII and the Holocaust for children who have not been exposed to the topics as it s obvious that bad things are happening but there s no escription at all except for seeing malnourished survivors of the concentration campsThe style wasn t my personal favorite although I m admittedly not in the target age range Possibly because of that I had a hard time really getting to know the characters Not that I idn t like them I just Literature of Africa didn t feel like I really got to feel their emotions and struggles in the way that I like to But it was still a good story with a lot of worthwhile lessons35 starsContent the Holocaust and German atrocities are touched on lightly a few instances of violence effects of war seen mentions ofeaths I love this book I really have no idea how many times I ve read it over the years But without fail It makes me sweatIt makes cryIt makes me laughAnd then I cry some. R Rudi must learn how to survive in hiding how to be truly brave and how to overcome the hatred of his enemies He must learn to ie to himself and to trust the God who is mightier than any army Grades .the germans will
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*up or family read aloud I read this book so many times as a kid My mom always loved it *or family read aloud I read this book so many times as a kid My mom always loved it was assigned reading in elem school it s published by BJUP so of course I was gonna read it but then I fell in love and read it over and over again thru my school years It s such a great book to help teach kids about WW2 and the Holocaust without being too graphic Fair warning it is a very Christian book and if a kid hasn t had exposure to
The Then They Aren T Going To Understand CertainBible then they aren t going to understand certain of this book This reading completely surprised me by making me cry thru the whole book Never once have I shed a tear when reading A Father s Promise But this time the same story that I ve known and loved almost my whole life made me weepy Rudi and his father s faith never wavered even in a time of such horrible circumstances Seeing the struggles of the Polish people under the Nazis even before eportations and in a way that is appropriate for kids hit me in a new way I would absolutely recommend this to any kid even those who haven t heard Bible lessons It s such a great educational tool A Father s Promise is by Donna Lynn Hess I read this book for school and I very much enjoyed it It was VERY good for assigned reading I am impressed 4 stars out of 5 5 stars 510 hearts At first I was a little Crossing the color line in American politics and African American literature disappointed in this book The writing isn t amazing and I was led to believe that it was But I uickly fell in love It s true that the writing style is a little weak at times But the humour is excellent There are some lovely little bits ofescription The characters are uite realistic And mist of all there are the most amazing messages I love love love Rudi s father He has so much wisdom and said so many good things I loved his constant unshakeable faith in God when everything was crashing around him I love his protection Y not only because he is a Pole but also because he's a Jew and a Christian The next few years change Rudi's life forever With only his imprisoned father's promise that they will be reunited after the wa.