Rose Blanche

by Roberto Innocenti and Christophe Gallaz

Symbolic reference to the anti-Nazi White Rose Movement in Germany heighten the impact... read more

Symbolic reference to the anti-Nazi White Rose Movement in Germany heighten the impact of a brief allegory in which a village child secretly shares food with prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. A provocative and somber 11¼" x 8½" book of paintings and a brief text chronicle the odyssey of an innocent child as she witnesses and subsequently responds to individual and corporate evils of the Hitler regime. (Age 9 and older)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1985

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