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Elie Wiesel was 15 when the Nazis came for the Jewish community he belonged to in Singhet, Transylvania. What follows is a painfully honest memoir of his time there, written in a manner direct enough to send a shiver down your spine. 302 more words
Like so many kids raised Jewish, I learned about the Holocaust again and again, year after year — in regular school, in religious school, and from my family. 602 more words
Mapping the Bones by Jane Yolen. March 6, 2018. Philomel Books, 432 p. ISBN: 9780399257780. Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 790.
The year is 1942, and Chaim and Gittel, Polish twins, are forced from their beautiful home and made to live in the Lodz Ghetto. 753 more words
Why Do Spiritual & Self-Help Gurus Inspire Germanophobia? Or...Why Doesn't Mr Wear Write Something New?
Iturbe, Antonio. The Librarian of Auschwitz. Trans. by Lilit Zukulin Thwaites. Godwin/Holt, 2012/2017. $19.99. 423p. ISBN 978-1-62779-618-7. Ages 14+. P6Q9
Starting in the 1930s, Adolf Hitler and the Nazis set out to exterminate all the Jews in the world. 207 more words