Monday, October 19, 2009

Announcement: A Hidden Life - The Holocaust and Other Tragedies

Topic
A HIDDEN LIFE-THE HOLOCAUST AND OTHER TRAGEDIES

Location
The 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave. N.Y.C

Date
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009

Time
7:30 PM

Cost
$27

Description
Join Johanna Reiss for a discussion of A Hidden Life, her newly-published book, about her journey in 1969 when, at her husband's urging, Reiss made the return trip to Usselo, Holland, here she had spent two years, seven months and one day hiding from the Nazis; the result of that trip was the best-selling book, The Upstairs Room.

Johanna Reiss is the author of A Hidden Life:a Memoir of August 1969 and the classic young adult titles The Upstairs Room and The Journey Back.

She is the winner of a Newbery Honor, a Jewish Book Council Children's Book Award and a Buxtehuder Bulle prize.

Order online at www.92Y.org or call 212-415-5500
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