Hana's Suitcase: The Quest to Solve a Holocaust Mystery

Hana's Suitcase: The Quest to Solve a Holocaust Mystery

This award-winning precise Holocaust tale, newly up-to-date, connects generations via one woman’s quest to discover the reality in the back of a mysterious suitcase.
In March 2000, Fumiko Ishioka, the curator of a small Holocaust schooling middle in Tokyo, got an empty suitcase from the museum at Auschwitz. at the outdoors, in white paint, have been the phrases “Hana Brady, may perhaps sixteen, 1931, Orphan.”
Fumiko and the kids on the heart have been decided to determine who Hana used to be and what occurred to her all these years in the past, prime them to a startling and emotional discovery.
the twin narrative intertwines Fumiko’s foreign trip to discover the reality approximately Hana Brady’s destiny with Hana’s personal compelling tale of her existence in a quiet Czech city, that is shattered by means of the coming of the Nazis, tearing aside the relations she loves. This suspense-filled paintings of investigative nonfiction attracts in younger readers and makes them lively members within the look for Hana’s identity.

Praise for Hana’s Suitcase

• “Hana desired to turn into a instructor, and without doubt via this little ebook her dream is being realized.” —Archbishop Desmond Tutu, from his new foreword to Hana’s Suitcase
• “The account . . . is a component background, half suspenseful secret . . . with a massive climactic revelation.” —Booklist

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