Upon the Head of the Goat: A Childhood in Hungary 1939-1944

by Aranka Siegal

An autobiographical account of rural and urban circumstances relating to Hitler’s... read more

An autobiographical account of rural and urban circumstances relating to Hitler’s take-over of Hungary and one family’s subsequent fate in a concentration camp. Restraint and integrity mark this unique personal narrative told through young Piri’s point of view. A 1982 Newbery Honor Book. (11 years and older)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1981

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