Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Get Children's...

News, bestseller lists, special Powell's offers, and more in your inbox.

More info about our Subject Newsletters

Children's
Historical Fiction-Holocaust


There are 242 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Children's - Historical Fiction-Holocaust
Page 2 of 13 next

After the War
After the War
by Carol Matas
Publisher Comments
"Didn't the gas ovens finish you all off?" is the response that meets Ruth Mendenberg when she returns to her village in Poland after the liberation of Buchenwald at the end of World War II. Her entire family wiped out in the Holocaust, the fifteen-year... (read more)

Your price: $6.99
New - Mass Market

add to wish list


Waiting for Anya
Waiting for Anya
by Michael Morpurgo
Synopsis
Originally published: London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1990.... (read more)

List Price $6.99
Your price: $2.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Boy in the Striped Pajamas -Li
Boy in the Striped Pajamas -Li
by John Boyne
Synopsis
For use in schools and libraries only. Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.... (read more)

List Price $20.85
Your price: $4.95
Used - Library Binding

add to wish list


The War Within These Walls
The War Within These Walls
by Aline Sax
PW Review
"This fictionalized account of Mordechai Anielewicz and the 1942 Warsaw ghetto uprising will appall and unnerve its readers. The nameless Jewish narrator, an older boy, meets Anielewicz at the very moment his fury has given way to fear. His mother lies... (read more)

Your price: $17.00
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
by Judith Kerr
Review
"An engrossing autobiographical novel." School Library Journal, starred review "This book is an exploration of family solidarity in a time of personal crisis. An engrossing and sensitive narrative." --Horn Book "Anna does not really understand why her... (read more)

List Price $6.99
Your price: $3.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Butterfly
The Butterfly
by Patricia Polacco
Publisher Comments
The Nazis may have taken their home, but the family still has a guardian angel In this emotionally rich story, a little girl and her family live happily in Paris until Nazi soldiers arrive druing World War II. She and her family must flee or... (read more)

List Price $16.99
Your price: $6.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Annexed
Annexed
by Sharon Dogar
Publisher Comments
Everyone knows about Anne Frank and her life hidden in the secret annex – but what about the boy who was also trapped there with her? In this powerful and gripping novel, Sharon Dogar explores what this might have been like from Peter’s point... (read more)

List Price $7.99
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


A Family Secret
A Family Secret
by Eric Heuvel
Publisher Comments
Of all the places in the world, Uri really loves to be at his grandparentsand#8217; house. There he can stay up way past his bedtime and eat as many sweets from the chocolate box as he likes. Thereand#8217;s only one forbidden place in that house: the... (read more)

Your price: $10.99
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Let the Celebrations Begin!: A Story of Hope for the Liberation
Let the Celebrations Begin!: A Story of Hope for the Liberation
by Margaret Wild
Publisher Comments
Margaret Wild is a highly regarded and award-winning childrens book author whose book Theres a Sea in My Bedroom was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal. She lives in Australia. Julie Vivas is an acclaimed illustrator whose books include The... (read more)

List Price $16.99
Your price: $11.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Daniel's Story
Daniel's Story
by Carol Matas
Publisher Comments
Daniel barely remembers leading a normal life before the Nazis came to power in 1933. He can still picture once being happy and safe, but memories of those days are fading as he and his family face the dangers threatening Jews in Hitler's Germany in the... (read more)

Your price: $6.99
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Winter Horses
The Winter Horses
by Philip Kerr
Publisher Comments
Philip Kerr is the New York Times bestselling author of the WWII Bernie Gunther crime novels and the children's fantasy series Children of the Lamp.  He lives in England.... (read more)

Your price: $22.50
New - Library

add to wish list


Another Time - Another Place
Another Time - Another Place
by Ann Karlin
Synopsis
Ann Bell Karlin paints her perspective of life, primarily based on her experiences over the past 40 years living in Israel, with her thought-provoking stories that make up this book, Another Time - Another Place. She offers a unique view on how events of... (read more)

Your price: $12.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


LILLI's Quest
LILLI's Quest
by Lila Perl
Publisher Comments
Germany on the cusp of World War II. Hitler has risen to power, and the Jews are being taken away from their homes in the middle of the night, forced to wear yellow stars, their businesses smashed, their lives in ruins. In the middle of all this is... (read more)

Available November 2015
Your price: $18.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Daniel Half Human
Daniel Half Human
by David Chotjewitz
Review
"No book stages Kristallnacht more chillingly."andlt;BRandgt; -- andlt;iandgt;The Horn Bookandlt;/i andlt;BRandgt; andgt;... (read more)

List Price $7.99
Your price: $1.95
Used - Mass Market

add to wish list


Shadow on the Mountain
Shadow on the Mountain
by Margi Preus
Publisher Comments
Set in 1853 in Japan, this novel follows Yoshi, a Japanese boy who dreams of someday becoming a samurai. Unfortunately, as part of the serving class, Yoshi can never become a warrior. He is taken up by Manjiro, the protagonist of Preusandrsquo;s Heart of... (read more)

List Price $17.95
Your price: $11.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Annexed
Annexed
by Sharon Dogar
Publisher Comments
This powerful and gripping novel explores what life in the secret annex might have been like for Peter Van Pels. What it was like to be forced into hiding with Anne, first to hate her and then begin falling in love with her.To sit and wait and watch... (read more)

Your price: $18.40
New - Library Bound

add to wish list


The Book Thief
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak
Publisher Comments
The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul. It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never... (read more)

List Price $29.95
Your price: $21.00
Used - Compact Disc

add to wish list


Is It Night or Day?
Is It Night or Day?
by Fern Chapman
Publisher Comments
Its 1938, and twelve-year-old Edith is about to move from the tiny German village shes lived in all her life to a place that seems as foreign as the moon: Chicago, Illinois. And she will be doing it alone. This dramatic and chilling novel about one girls... (read more)

List Price $17.99
Your price: $3.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Extra
The Extra
by Kathryn Lasky
Review
USLasky delivers a well-researched and uncompromising standalone novel focusing on the Nazi genocide of the Roma and Sinti peoples. ... Laskys novel is thorough in its attention to detail, mixing facts like Riefenstahls awful behavior toward her charges... (read more)

List Price $16.99
Your price: $7.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Greenhorn
Greenhorn
by Anna Olswanger
PW Review
"An earnest boy who stutters, Aaron knows what it means to be an outsider in his yeshiva in 1946 Brooklyn (his classmates have nicknamed him 'Gravel Mouth'). When an orphaned Holocaust survivor named Daniel arrives clutching a tin box he refuses to give... (read more)

Your price: $17.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


«prev 2 4 5 ... 13 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 242 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Children's
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.