Anita has a beautiful life where playing the piano and music surrounds her. She lives in Brno, Czechoslovakia with her family down from the town’s castle. But when she is just short of nine, her town is invaded by German military forces. She sees her carefree world slowly crumble. She is bullied on the street, and her family ostracized, displaced time and again until, at age 15, she is an orphan and left to fend for herself. (More)
“Anita Shorr has come forward to tell her incredible story as she survived the concentration camps during the Holocaust. It is her goal to ensure history does not repeat itself by sharing history’s example of its most extreme form of bullying.” Kirsten Schuder, M.S., Contributor.
Marion A. Stahl specializes in writing about health-related topics. In “Anita’s Piano“, she combines her loves of history and her professional background to help readers, especially young audience, explore the repercussions of harassment.
“I was touched by Anita’s life story. A lesson about the lasting damages caused by bullying or social abuse.” Marion
Author: Marion A. Stahl. As told by Anita, Ron Schorr.
Publication Date: March 2014
Page Count: 228
Binding Type: US Trade Paper
Also available in other formats and Large Print.
By Marion Stahl Montaigne Award Finalist and Bestseller