Author(s) Hans Peter Richter
Age Group 8-12
Publisher Puffin
ISBN 978-0140322057
Year 1987

Han’s best friend, Friedrich, always seemed to be the more fortunate one but that changed once Hitler came to power. Friedrich gets expelled from school and becomes an orphan after the Nazi’s kill his mother and send his father to a concentration camp. This is a terrifying story of the destruction of a single Jewish family.