Book Description: You will admire the strength and resilience of this determined woman, weep over human hatred and evil, and the senseless loss of lives. Rejoice over the bonds of love, friendship and forgiveness, of finding relatives, and share the triumph of unexpected turns in Leah’s story that will inspire you, leaving you breathless. “How did she do it?” You’ll find it all here, as you follow Leah through the many phases of her life, her redemption and revenge against Hitler’s evil, and to grateful happiness during her 90th year.
When Leah Cik Roth decides to write her secret memoirs for her children, writer, Menucha Meinstein, walks into her life as a volunteer. The two develop the deepest of human bonds as together they uncover Leah’s lifelong bitterness and suppressed Holocaust memories. Through Soul-Writing, they struggle to relive Leah’s stories, revealing heroic patterns of resilience from the young age of five. Her memories bring out fresh pain, and renewed feelings of loss and loneliness. The Holocaust is merely a backdrop to Leah’s life. Together, the two women share joy in the legacy that Leah leaves for the world.