Greenhorn / Anna Olswanger ; illustrations by Miriam Nerlove. - SHERLOC
Greenhorn / Anna Olswanger ; illustrations by Miriam Nerlove.
Montgomery : NewSouth Books, c2012.
48 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.
Jews -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
Stuttering -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Based on a true story in the life of Rabbi Rafael Grossman.
"A young Holocaust survivor arrives in 1946 at a New York yeshiva where he will study and live. His only possession is a small box that he never lets out of his sight. Daniel, the young survivor, rarely talks, but the narrator, a stutterer who bears the taunts of the other boys, comes to consider Daniel his friend"--Provided by publisher.