Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project by Jack Mayer is a powerful story of the Holocaust and more. First, it is the story of the extraordinary Irena Sendler, the. Life in a Jar has ratings and reviews. Katie said: It’s always a beautiful thing to behold when a teacher inspires his or her students to overc. Life in a Jar The Irena Sendler Project. by Jack Mayer. During World War II, Irena Sendler, a Polish Catholic social worker, organized a rescue network of fellow.

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After reading “The Silence of God” and now this book, it really struck me how women do a lot in wars. However, growing up – it was almost disrespectful to bring up the Holocaust because there were so many tender and hurt feelings from this dark part of History. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

March 28, Sold by: Irena Sendlers life is such an import and inspiring piece of history. This article is not an irenna, but a review. How could this be and I had not heard of this woman!

The writing style is geared for teens but the story is timeless and is a must-read.

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I encourage you to take the time and read it. Irena Sendler answers definitively whether we have an obligation to help those less fortunate, and to what extent we have an obligation. Her teacher tells her about the film Schindler’s List but says he can’t recommend she projdct it as it’s R rated. What would my children do if they lived in such a world?


Life in a Jar – The Courageous Story of Irena Sendler

When I started reading I found where the first section was about the esndler who started the Irena Sendler Project. Are we on our own frige of sitting back waiting until our lives are controlled by the government also?

At least not to me, who already has read, learned, and thought a lot about that time in history so the facts and statistics were no This is one of those “Important Books” that reminds me that most of what I read is total fluff and unworthy of precious time. Oct 22, Lauren rated it really liked it. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Their innocent drama was first seen in Kansas, then the Midwest, then New York, Los Angeles, Montreal, and finally Poland, iirena they elevated Irena Sendler nar a national hero, championing her legacy of tolerance and respect for all people.

She was a ierna footnote in Holocaust history until three teens from a small town in Kansas decided to write a play about her for a history day project.

Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

To betray that same child and the family that hid him required only one informer or worse still, one blackmailer. If you do not want to read it for yourself, read it for the over children she saved and what they and their families went thru for these children to be rescued.


It is simply incredible what this lady accomplished – building a network that saved over 2, children from certain death.

An impressive story about a polish woman who saved children during the 2nd world war. Showing of reviews. The woman collapsed against the wall, her hands stoking the bricks, the two inches that separated her from her baby. They had an llfe on Irena Sndler. When you see the awards Irena Sendler receives, you’ll see that they are mostly dated after the girls’ project. This book sings loudly. The play receives extensive media attention, and synagogues, schools, and civic organizations ask them to perform it.

In Poland, Irena Sendler was elevated to a national hero and has helped Poland heal its wartime history. Thank you for your feedback.

This is an inspirational story of the difference one person can make in history. It will inspire all who read it,especially the young. Write a customer review.

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