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Irena's Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto Book Review

Irena Sendler is one of the unheralded heroes of the Holocaust. She did what many could not or would not do. Teaming up with her friends and colleagues, she was able to save the lives of 2500 Jewish children. 231 more words

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A Woman to Respect

Underground

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I’m sure many of you had the same first thought that I did:  The underground resistance during WWII. 81 more words

Daily Prompt

History Heroes: Irena Sendler saves Children in Nazi Germany

History Heroes, Lest we Forget—

Lady Plumber rescues Jewish children in Nazi Germany

Remember this lady?

   Irena  Sendler

 

Died: May 12, 2008 (aged 98)
Warsaw,  Poland…
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Judeo-Christian Culture

rescuing the innocent...stories from the Holocaust for ages 6-14

Easily the most common focus in children’s literature about WWII, The Holocaust is an urgent, yet difficult historical event to present to young children.

Today’s titles suit a variety of ages and emphasize the bravery of those who stood with the Jewish people at the risk of their own lives. 1,196 more words

Fiction

THE JUSTIFICATION OF OUR EXISTENCE (June 15, 2016)

Ross Winchester challenges the church to passionately care for souls…

Irena Sendler. Perhaps still an unfamiliar name to some people, but this remarkable Polish woman defied the Nazis and… 843 more words

Reachout

Two picture books about Irena Sendler | #IMAWYR 6/5/16

“It’s Monday! What are you Reading?” is a meme hosted by Kathryn at The Book Date. as a way for bloggers to swap reading lists.  308 more words

2 Picture Books