The Children of Willesden Lane
A True Story of Hope and Survival During World War II (Young Readers Edition)
Mona Golabek, Emil Sher, Lee Cohen, Katherine Manners
A young readers' edition of an important and inspiring true story of hope and survival during World War II.
Fourteen-year-old Lisa Jura was a musical prodigy who hoped to become a concert pianist. But when Hitler's armies advanced on pre-war Vienna, Lisa's parents were forced to make a difficult decision. Able to secure passage for only one of their three daughters through the Kindertransport, they chose to send gifted Lisa to London for safety.