AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Jayne Entwistle Rachel Dewoskin [Note]

Young Adult Ages 12+ • 11.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2019

Narrator Jayne Entwistle creates a youthful voice for 15-year-old Lillia, who travels with her father and infant sister, Naomi, from Poland to Shanghai to flee Nazi persecution in 1940. Entwistle captures Lillia's fear and determination as she struggles to cope with missing her mother while learning how to survive in a foreign land where she and her family are tolerated but not necessarily welcomed. Each character Lillia meets in her new home has a distinct voice, which helps to set the scene. Listeners will empathize with Lillia as she grapples with her daunting new reality while learning about a lesser-known escape route that Jewish refugees took to save their families from the horrors of the Holocaust. M.D. © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2019]

Trade Ed. • Listening Library • 2019

DD ISBN 9781984838100 $27.50


Library Ed. • Listening Library • 2019

CD ISBN 9781984838117 $70.00 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN 9781984838124 $75.00

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×