By: Jane Yolen
The story starts out with Becca's grandmother telling the story of Sleeping Beauty. It was one of Becca's favorite stories. There are time switches Present day, back then, and Present day again. Becca and her family is left a box from their grandmother. A box with a bunch of stuff in it. Among the stuff there is a picture of Gemma and a child. Who was the child? No one in the family knew who was that. That's what lead Becca into her journey to find out who was the child, what was Kulmhof, why was Gemma called Księżniczka, and why did she claim that she was Briar Rose?
Chelmno (Holocaust death camp) YouTube Web. January 9, 2014