My Family for the War

By Anne C. Voorhoeve. Trans. by Tammi Reichel. Dial/Penguin.


When 10-year-old Ziska flees Nazi Germany via a secret kindertransport train, she joins an Orthodox Jewish household in London where she gains a new family for the war. (The 2013 Batchelder Award Book)

Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
2013 - Selection(s)