Saturday, September 19, 2009

Show Me 5 Saturday

Welcome to my Meme!

Each Saturday You will post the answer to these questions. The number indicates the number of answers you will provide.

1 Book you read and/or reviewed this week
2 Words that describe the book
3 Settings where it took place or
characters you met
4 Things you liked and/or disliked about it
5 Stars or less for your rating?

After each of you complete the meme on your blog add a comment here and I will put a link on my post.

1 Book Bending Toward the Sun by Leslie Gilbert-Lurie with Rita Lurie

2 Words Holocaust Survivor

3 Settings/Characters:
Poland, an attic at a kind farmer's home, Rita Lurie - we see her from small child to older adult beginning with her life in Poland trying to survive as a Jew

4 Likes/Dislikes: Like hearing a first hand story of surviving the Holocaust, like that you see the effect on 3 generations of women, Liked the honesty and willingness to share everything, Disliked how Rita was treated by her step-mother

5 Stars or less: I am not quite finished but so far this is a 5 star book!


  1. Here is my Show Me 5! Fun meme.

  2. This sounds like a really good book!! I'll be adding it to my TBR list. I love books dealing with the Holocaust!

    My Show Me 5 is posted here.