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The Book Thief
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak
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The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that will be in movie theaters on November 15, 2013, 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... (read more)

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Is It Night or Day?
Is It Night or Day?
by Fern Chapman
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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)

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Shanghai Shadows
Shanghai Shadows
by Lois Ruby
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After the Nazis move into Austria, the Shpann family makes plans to escape. But the only place they're able to go is occupied China. Life grows harder and harder for the family, but they always manage to take solace in one another--"that is until a... (read more)

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Greenhorn
Greenhorn
by Anna Olswanger
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"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)

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Number the Stars
Number the Stars
by Lois Lowry
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A new paperback edition of Lois Lowry's Newbery Award-winning classic. As the German troops begin their campaign to relocate all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen's family takes in Annemarie's best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of... (read more)

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T4: A Novel in Verse
T4: A Novel in Verse
by Ann Clare Lezotte
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It is 1939. Paula Becker, thirteen years old and deaf, lives with her family in a rural German town. As rumors swirl of disabled children quietly disappearing, a priest comes to her familys door with an offer to shield Paula from an uncertain fate. When... (read more)

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The Entertainer and the Dybbuk
The Entertainer and the Dybbuk
by Sid Fleischman
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"Why am I talking to you?" he asked aloud. "I don't believe in ghosts." "You want to know the truth," replied the dybbuk, "Neither do I. But here I am." Avrom Amos likes to crack jokes. He loves the spotlight. And if he wants something, he knows how to... (read more)

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Number the Stars (89 Edition)
Number the Stars (89 Edition)
by Lois Lowry
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Princess Patricia Priscilla's sixteenth birthday is in one week.  That means she has seven days before her birthday ball, and seven days before the moment when she must select a suitor to marry.   Oh, dear.  Seven days is not a very... (read more)

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Good-Bye Marianne
Good-Bye Marianne
by Irene Watts
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“Wattss book . . . succeeds because it leaves readers wanting urgently to know what happened next.” — Quill and Quire “. . . an extremely poignant and moving account . . .” - Winnipeg Free... (read more)

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Star of Fear, Star of Hope
Star of Fear, Star of Hope
by Jo Hoestlandt
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Nine-year-old Helen is confused by the disappearance of her Jewish friend during the German occupation of Paris.... (read more)

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The Winter Horses
The Winter Horses
by Philip Kerr
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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)

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Alan and Naomi
Alan and Naomi
by Myron Levoy
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It's 1944 in New York City. Alan Silverman doesn't want to give up his stickball game for anyone-especially not for crazy-acting Naomi Kirshenbaum. But when he hears about her horrifying experience during the war in France, Alan changes his mind. Slowly,... (read more)

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The Secret of Gabi's Dresser
The Secret of Gabi's Dresser
by Kathy Kacer
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When the Nazi's invade Eastern Europe, life for Gabi, a Jewish girl, will never be the same.... (read more)

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The Thought of High Windows
The Thought of High Windows
by Lynne Kositsky
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When trapped or frightened, Esther sees windows -- and flying out of them -- as her only salvation. Young, Jewish and on the run from the Nazis, Esther is one of a group of children who manage to flee Germany for Belgium and then France at the beginning... (read more)

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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
by John Boyne
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Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move from their home to a new house far far away, where there is no one to play... (read more)

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Escaping Into the Night
Escaping Into the Night
by D Dina Friedman
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Halina Rudowski is on the run. When the Polish ghetto where she lives is evacuated, she narrowly escapes, but her mother is not as lucky. Along with her friend Batya, Halina makes her way to a secret encampment in the woods where Jews survive by living... (read more)

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The Berlin Boxing Club
The Berlin Boxing Club
by Robert Sharenow
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Karl Stern has never thought of himself as a Jew; after all, he's never even been in a synagogue. But the bullies at his school in Nazi-era Berlin don't care that Karl's family doesn't practice religion. Demoralized by their attacks against a heritage he... (read more)

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Emil and Karl
Emil and Karl
by Yankev Glatshteyn
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This is a unique work. It is one of the first books written for young readers describing the early days of the event that has since come to be known as the Holocaust. Originally written in Yiddish in 1938, it is one of the most accomplished works of... (read more)

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My Canary Yellow Star
My Canary Yellow Star
by Eva Wiseman
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In Budapest near the end of the Second World War, Marta and her family are surrounded by danger. As Jews, they are targets for violence, persecution, and even deportation. But they may have one chance for survival, in the guise of Swedish diplomat Raoul... (read more)

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Good Night, Maman
Good Night, Maman
by Norma Fox Mazer
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Karin Levis world of family, school, and friends is torn apart when the German army occupies Paris in June of 1940. Karin and her brother, Marc, like Jews all over Europe, find themselves on the run, seeking safety wherever they can find it. When Marc... (read more)

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