In Un puente de libros infantiles, Jella Lepman narrates her most unforgettable task: the creation of the International Youth Library in Munich. This is the fascinating chronicle of a woman with a vision, who managed to contribute to international understanding at a critical moment in history. Her projects around children’s literature have grown over time, as well as the respect that others have for her work.
About the Author
Jella Lepman was a Jewish-German journalist and children’s book author who fled Germany when Hitler came into power. She worked with the British Foreign Office on issues relating to women and youth.