NPR: Renia Spiegel’s Diary Survived The Holocaust. People Are Finally Reading It.

NPR, September 30, 2019: Renia Spiegel’s Diary Survived The Holocaust. People Are Finally Reading It.

A young Jewish girl begins a diary just as World War II is about to break out in Europe. She records the details of her daily life, but more and more, the war takes over. Eventually, the diary comes to a heartbreaking end.

In this case, it is not the story of Anne Frank. This is Renia’s Diary, a journal that spent decades stored away in a safe deposit box. Now it’s being published with help from Renia’s niece and sister.

 

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