I Will Plant You a Lilac Tree : A Memoir of a Schindler's List Survivor

I Will Plant You a Lilac Tree : A Memoir of a Schindler's List Survivor

Description

"Tell me what you remember most about home," Dick asked me one evening. "A lilac tree," I said. "It bloomed every May, around the time of Mama's birthday. The memory is so vivid in mind, I can almost smell the lilacs now."

In 1942 Hannelore Wolff's life changed forever. Her father had been arrested and sent to a concentration camp. Six weeks later he was dead, and Hannelore and the rest of her family were deported to the camps and a life of unbearable suffering.

Yet despite the horrors she faced in various labour and concentration camps, including Auschwitz, Hannelore met and fell in love with Polish POW, Dick Hillman. After a few months they were seperated, but Dick promised Hannelore that he would find her again, wherever she was. He kept his promise, and when both their names appeared on Oskar Schindler's list, Dick and Hannelore were reunited and married.

This is their incredible story of courage, love and hope during one of the most horrific times in history.


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Details

Author(s)
Laura Hillman
For ages
12-17
Format
Paperback | 288 pages
Dimensions
106 x 178 x 23mm | 144g
Publication date
09 Oct 2009
Publisher
SIMON & SCHUSTER
Imprint
Simon Pulse
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Edition Statement
Reprint
Illustrations note
f-c cvr; b-w int photos
ISBN10
1416953663
ISBN13
9781416953661
Bestsellers rank
94,084