First-person account of a Russian girl's World War II hardships. Enduring terrible conditions and near-starvation in workcamps, Wassiljewa survived through liberation, but had more obstacles to overcome before fulfilling her dream to become a teacher.
- Nonfiction, History, Biography
- Mildred L. Batchelder Award 1998 (Honor Title)
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9780590298865