Mischling

mischling

Mischling

Author: Affinity Konar

Grade: A

“I knew I wanted to forgive. My tormentor would never ask for my forgiveness- this was certain- but I knew it might be the only true power I had left.”

Pearl and Stasha are twins who wind up in and must survive “the Zoo,” Josef Mengele’s hideous hospital of experiments during World War II. Mischling was a Nazi term for something like a half-breed. But in the end, as history has shown, it didn’t really matter to Mengele what you were.

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