y The Children's House of Belsen single work   autobiography  
Issue Details: First known date: 2000 2000
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'Hetty's family was torn apart following the German invasion of the Netherlands. Rounded up by the Nazis and then separated from their parents, Hetty and her brothers were sent to the Children's House, within Belsen concentration camp. As one of the eldest, Hetty became the 'Little Mother', helping to care for not only her siblings, but the other children as well. In a direct and powerful style, Hetty recalls one of the remarkable, largely untold stories of the Holocaust, the extraordinary struggle and survival of this group of children through these terrible years.' (Publisher's blurb)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2000 .
      Extent: 311p.
      Description: illus., ports.
      ISBN: 186368252X

Works about this Work

The Belsen Internet Connection of Hetty and Yiddele Sam Lipski , 2005 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Jewish News , 20 May vol. 71 no. 35 2005; (p. 16)
Untitled Judith Berman , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Studies in Western Australian History , no. 21 2000; (p. 173-174)

— Review of The Children's House of Belsen Hetty Verolme 2000 single work autobiography
Untitled Jean Doran , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 14 no. 2 2000; (p. 56)

— Review of The Children's House of Belsen Hetty Verolme 2000 single work autobiography
Untitled Judith Berman , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Studies in Western Australian History , no. 21 2000; (p. 173-174)

— Review of The Children's House of Belsen Hetty Verolme 2000 single work autobiography
Untitled Jean Doran , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 14 no. 2 2000; (p. 56)

— Review of The Children's House of Belsen Hetty Verolme 2000 single work autobiography
The Belsen Internet Connection of Hetty and Yiddele Sam Lipski , 2005 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Jewish News , 20 May vol. 71 no. 35 2005; (p. 16)
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    Netherlands,
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    Western Europe, Europe,
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    Germany,
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    Western Europe, Europe,
  • ca. 1940s
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