The girl was the first to hear the loud pounding on the door.
- p. 3
For Friday 56:
She handed the bread to her father. He told her to eat it. She wolfed it down, too fast. It nearly choked her.
- p. 56
About Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay: Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours.
Naturally I had to pick a book that would work out from the Travel the World in Books Readathon! This story is set in France. have you read it?