On this episode, I speak with Author Gabriella Kovac who shares this story of her mother's survival during the Holocaust. Aged 4 at the time, Gabriella recalls with vivid details some of the atrocities she witnessed and how resilient and powerful her mother was in the face of genocide.
Below is a link to the book on Amazon and a synposis of it.
https://www.amazon.com/ Holocaust-Memoirs-Georgina-Survivor-Stories-ebook/dp/ B00KXE6S8Q
An Incredible True Story of Survival Audacity and Deception from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust. December 1944 whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her new born son. The battle outside is one of the most savage in the entire war. She knows that to go into the streets is virtually a death sentence or rape, but she must find food within the next few hours or her baby will certainly die. For Georgina there is no choice. Alone and completely vulnerable she heads out into the freezing cold. Georgina My Mother's Story is an incredible true story of one woman's bravery and daring in Hungary during the Holocaust and through the brutal communist regime beyond. It's the story of a carefree young woman thrust into the worst tragedy in human history- and emerging triumphant.