Petr Ginz was a marvel. He wrote novels and poetry, made linocuts and watercolors, invented designs for spaceships and secret codes. And he was murdered by the Nazis when he was only 16. Stars and Embers, The Story of Petr Ginz is a story about imagination and courage, about family, love, and unquenchable curiosity. Itís about remembering and celebrating a boy who should have lived.