Writer Jana Zinser’s Blog

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Karen Blackman, NetGalley Reviewer gives 4 out of 5 stars

Karen Blackman, a NetGalley reviewer, gives The Children’s Train a 4 out of 5 star rating. “Powerful retelling of the plight of the children of the Kindertransport. Would be good as a set text to get older children to understand the full horror of the Jewish Plight in WWII.”
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Kristi King-Morgan Reviews The Children’s Train 5 Out of 5 Stars

Kristi King-Morgan, a reviewer for NetGalley, gives The Children’s Train a 5 out of 5 star rating. “This book is about the Kindertransport that took Jewish children out of Germany when Hitler was in power. Peter, a small butcher’s son with a musical gift and a love of the violin, is the main character. Peter…
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Photo of Kindertransport Children

Jewish refugee children, part of a Children’s Transport (Kindertransport) from Germany, soon after arriving in Harwich. Great Britain, December 2, 1938. (from Holocaust Memorial Museum) — Wide World Photo
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Educator’s Review gives it a 5 Out of 5 Stars!!

Yvie Field, an educator, gives The Children’s Train 5 out of 5 stars! “This is a great introductory-level novel to the Holocaust. As someone that has had a lifelong interest in WWII and Holocaust studies, I like that this novel gives a variety of viewpoints and experiences…Jewish, German, Nazi, Resistance, British…they’re all included in a…
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5 Star Review of The Children’s Train

Leah Gasentzo, a NetGalley reviewer, gave The Children’s Train a 5 out of 5 star rating! “I’m positive that I held my breath for most of this book. I wouldn’t be surprised if I’d held my breath for the entire time I’d been reading this. This book was so unlike any other I’ve ever read.…
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The Children’s Train

The Children’s Train is the incredible story of how Jewish children escaped Nazi Germany on trains bound for England, and the children who were left behind and one brave boy who tried to save them.
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BQB Publishing

Thank you BQB Publishing for your support and guidance on The Children’s Train. I am very grateful that we could tell the story of the Kindertransport children, so they will not be forgotten. BQB Publishing – The Writer’s Publisher
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Book Release Date

The Children’s Train: Escape on the Kindertransport will be released on October 26th.  But you can pre-order from BQB Publishing, Amazon or Barnes & Noble.
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Review of The Children’s Train

Amanda Wragg, a reviewer for Net Galley, gave The Children’s Train a 5 out of 5 star rating.  “Before starting this review I would like to make mention of the author Jana Zinser’s dedication. In part it says …

The Nazis killed six million Jews. One-and-a-half million of those Jews were children. Peter and Becca represent two…
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