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Under a red sky : memoir of a childhood in Communist Romania / Haya Leah Molnar.

Molnar, Haya Leah. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780374318406 (lib. bdg.) :
  • ISBN: 0374318409 (lib. bdg.) :
  • Physical Description: x, 302 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Frances Foster Books."
Citation/References Note:
Bklst 02/15/2010
SLJ May 2010
VOYA 2010 no. 3
PW 03/29/2010
Summary, etc.:
Haya Leah Molnar, née Eva Zimmermann, recalls growing up in Bucharest, Romania, during the 1950s. Though she heard Yiddish and kept Kosher at home, Eva remained unaware of her Jewish heritage. This ignorance protected Eva at her Communist-run school.
Target Audience Note:
870 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG+ 5.4 12
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Molnar, Haya Leah > Childhood and youth.
Family life > Romania > History.
Communism.
Jewish girls > Romania.
Jews > Romania > Biography.
Romania > History > 1944-1989 > Biography.
Identity.
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Author's Note ix
What Came First—Bucharest, Romania—November 1957 3
The Child 17
At the Dinner Table 20
About Butterflies and Flowers 26
The House 31
The Orphanage 42
All Eyes, All Ears, No Tongue—September 1958 47
What the Communist Party Means to Me 52
The Boy Upstairs 60
The Clock That Stopped 65
Tata's Friends 73
Dancing 83
Of Earaches and Luck—December 1958 92
A Quick Marriage and a Quick Divorce 104
The Hidden Torah 111
The Mole 115
Out of the Dark 119
During Sabina's Vacation 123
Cine Stie Castiga —Those in the Know Are in the Dough 134
Tata Builds His Darkroom 150
"If All Jews Were Like You" 159
The Gray Door 172
The Embroidery Lession 175
Tourist Boxes 181
Aleph 185
Tata's Secret 194
My Pioneer Oath - June 1959 200
Cousin Mimi Paints My Portrait 204
Feathers 213
Purimspiel - March 1960 223
The Search for Gold Roosters 229
"Eyes That Do Not See Each Other" 233
Letter for Israel 241
Christmas 1960 246
Just Like Moses 251
Buckets of Rain - Spring 1961 255
Andrei 260
Traveling Papers - August 1961 266
Sabina's Wrath 273
Across the Friendship Bridge - September 1961 279
New Friends in Sofia 284
The Bosporus Strait 292
Haifa Harbor - October 1961 295
Acknowledgments 301


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