Letters from Rifka

Letters from Rifka Hesse, Karen Based on a true story from the author s family, Letters from Rifka presents a real life heroine with an uncommon courage and unsinkable spirit. Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse Jan , Letters from Rifka is the riveting story of a young girl and her family who make a daring and courageous escape from the progroms of Russia The story is told in a series of letters from Rifka to her cousin Tovah who is still in Russia The family contracts typhus during their jou