[Ebook] Not a Nickel to Spare By Perry Nodelman – Loufanet.info

Not a Nickel to Spare I began reading the book because I was waiting a history essay on the Great Depression and also because I like the Dear Canada series However, this particular book was not that great because I found that Sa Not a Nickel to Spare is about Sally Cohen, a young girl who faces the difficulties of depression But on top of worrying about having enough money to survive, Sally also faces the difficulties of being a jewish With her cousin, Benny, Sally has many exciting adventures that help Sally face her fears and learnabout being jewish.I picked up this book because Mr.Gould told us to try the Dear Canada series, I also realised that I haven t read a historical fiction book in a while So I decide Not a Nickel to Spare is about Sally Cohen, a young girl who faces the difficulties of depression But on top of worrying about having enough money to survive, Sally also faces the difficulties of being a jewish Coping With Being Poor During The Depression Is Hard Enough, But Sally Also Has To Deal With The Anti Jewish Feelings In Her Community When She Ventures Outside Her Familiar Jewish Neighbourhood And Her Cousin Benny Is Always Getting Into Scrapes Sally Has To Try To Get Him Out Of Sally Must Find The Strength And Learn To Cope With The World Around Her. Not a Nicckle to spare is a really moving story about a family who deals with the hate for their jewish origin The little girl Sally Cohen writes in her diary about adventures and problems her family had in Cana This was a well researched book on life during the depression in Toronto I enjoyed the details about food eaten, school days and the constant search for work I also appreciated that the author included many stories about his own parents living during this time However, I felt in some ways that Benny should have been the main character in the story It seemed like Sally lived a lot of her story through her cousin and that things might have beeninteresting from his perspective I also tho This was a well researched book on life during the depression in Toronto I enjoyed the details about food eaten, school days and the constant search for work I also appreciated that the author included many stories about his own parents living during this time However, I felt in some ways that Benny should have been the main character in the story It seemed like Sally lived a lot of her story through her cousin and that thin I ve read a few of the Dear Canada books but this is without a doubt my favourite Sally Cohen s diary really touched me and pulled at the heart strings Being from Toronto, I really liked reading about places I knew but what really got me, was the racist attitudes the Torontonians had in the 1930s I ve always been proud to be Canadian in this multi cultured city and I had never imagined that Canadians were so racist and some even supported Hitler in those days Then to read that Canada had I ve read a few of the Dear Canada books but this is without a doubt my favourite Sally Cohen s diary really touched me and pulled at the heart strings Being from Toronto, I really liked reading about places I knew but what really got me, was the racist attitudes the Torontonians had in the 1930s I ve a April 7th, 2015 MINI REVIEW4.5 Stars.The ending of this book broke my heart as much as reading through it and seeing events through Sally Cohen s eyes These books were really something I loved reading when I was young, especially because it featured various Canadian locations providing ameaningful read on a personal level There s not too many books I find that are Canadian centered so I m terribly glad how these books have survived the years when they could have been easily forgotten l April 7th, 2015 MINI REVIEW4.5 Stars.The ending of this book broke my heart as much as reading through it and seeing events through Sally Cohen s eyes These books were really something I loved reading when I was young, especially because it featured various Canadian locations providing ameaningful read on a personal level There s In this book Sally got a notebook from her cousin Benny and started a diary Right after, everyone was going crazy and fighting because people didn t like Jewish people Then her dad got into jail Luckily her dad got out, and got a This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here This book was very fascinating and it gave me a lot of insight of life during the Great Depression as well as opinions on Jewish sticking to your own kind I never really realized how families Nice to learn about Jewish culture in Toronto.


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