A Day of Small Beginnings - Rosenbaum, Lisa Pearl

Poland, 1906: on a cold spring night, in the small Jewish cemetery of Zokof, Friedl Alterman is wakened from death. On the ground above her crouches Itzik Leiber, a reclusive, unbelieving fourteen-year-old whose fatal mistake has spurred the town's angry residents to violence. The childless Friedl rises to guide him to safety - only to find she ...

A Day of Small Beginnings 2006, Little Brown and Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780316014519