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Stillerman, Marci.

Summary: A few brave souls in a Nazi camp are determined to gather nine spoons to make a menorah for Chanukah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachai Pub. 1998

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STI

Weissman, Elissa Brent

Summary: Twelve-year-old Imani, the only black girl in Hebrew school, is preparing for her bat mitzvah and hoping to find her birthparents when she discovers the history of adoption in her own family through her great-grandma Anna's Holocaust-era diary.--Provided by Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2018

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Donoghue, John

Summary: "A novel of the improbable friendship that arises between a Nazi officer and a Jewish chessplayer in Auschwitz SS Obersturmfuhrer Paul Meissner arrives in Auschwitz from the Russian front wounded and fit only for administrative duty. His most pressing task is to improve camp morale and he establishes a chess club, and allows officers and enlisted men to gamble on the games. Soon Meissner...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Boyne, John

Summary: 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.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BOY

Tal, Judy.

Summary: "Young Uri finds the key to his grandpa's locked drawer and discovers poignant mementos from the Holocaust"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Univ of Nebraska Pr 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KOP

Stamper, Vesper

Summary: Liberated from Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp in 1945, sixteen-year-old Gerta tries to make a new life for herself, aided by Lev, a fellow survivor, and Michah, who helps Jews reach Palestine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC STA

Jenoff, Pam

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out in disgrace after becoming pregnant by a Nazi soldier and being forced to give up her baby. She lives above a small rail station, which she cleans in order to earn her keep… When Noa discovers a boxcar containing dozens of Jewish infants bound for a concentration camp, she is reminded of the child that was taken from her. And in a moment that will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jenoff 2017

Iles, Greg.

Summary: In 1944, at the command of Winston Churchill, four people are brought together in a small concentration camp and forced to perform an act in the name of victory and survival that could only be asked of them in wartime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ILE

Ross, Susan L

Summary: "More than six decades after the end of World War II, twelve-year-old Charlie, a budding musician, searches for clues about her violin-prodigy namesake's fate"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Diamant, Anita.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DIA

Thoene, Bodie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2005

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Silva, Daniel

Summary: Hero Gabriel Allon is a restorer of paintings and frescoes and also a reluctant member of Israeli intelligence. Action and suspense abound in this serious fiction with a serious purpose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Silva

Norman, Howard A.

Summary: A Jewish woman in 1938 Nova Scotia becomes obsessed with a painting in a museum. It is called Jewess on a Street in Amsterdam and is on loan from Holland. The woman decides to live the subject's life, a momentous decision as the Nazis are on the march. By the author of The Bird Artist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOR

Rosner, Elizabeth.

Summary: Growing up in a house filled with silence and devoid of emotion, siblings Julian, a scientist who lives a life of seclusion, and Paula, a talented opera singer, must confront and overcome the past when dark secrets resurface.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROS

Hunter, Georgia

6 holds on 6 copies

Summary: ""Reading Georgia Hunter's We Were the Lucky Ones is like being swung heart first into history. A brave and mesmerizing debut, and a truly tremendous accomplishment."--Paula McLain, New York Timesbestselling author of The Paris Wife. An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2017

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Morris, Heather

9 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tätowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners. Imprisoned for more than two and a half years, Lale witnesses horrific atrocities and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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Russell, Mary Doria

Summary: In September 1943, Claudette Blum and her father flee across the Alps into Italy with other Jews seeking refuge, only to find an open battle ground among the Nazis, Allied forces, resistance fighters, and ordinary Italians struggling to survive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUS

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Russell

Daley, Robert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAL

Boyne, John

Summary: 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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David Fickling Books 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC BOY

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC BOY

Cantor, Jillian.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: 1959. Margie Franklin is working in Philadelphia as a secretary at a Jewish law firm. On the surface she lives a quiet life, but Margie has a secret: a life she once lived, a past and a religion she has denied, and a family and a country she left behind. Margie is really Margot Frank, older sister of Anne, who did not die in Bergen-Belsen as reported, but who instead escaped the Nazis for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION CAN

Cantor, Jillian.

Summary: In a reimagining of the life of Anne Frank's sister Margot, Margie Franklin, working as a secretary at a Jewish law firm in Philadelphia, finds her carefully constructed life falling apart when her sister becomes a global icon.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CAN

Blum, Jenna.

Summary: For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole evidence of the past is an old photograph; a family portrait showing Anna, Trudy, and a Nazi officer, the Obersturmfuumlehrer of Buchenwald. Driven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2005

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Morris, Heather

35 holds on 9 copies

Summary: "In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tätowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners. Imprisoned for more than two and a half years, Lale witnesses horrific atrocities and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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Foenkinos, David

Summary: "Charlotte tells the story of artist Charlotte Salomon--born in pre-World War II Berlin to a Jewish family traumatized by suicide. Obsessed with art, and with living, Charlotte attended school in Germany until it was too dangerous to remain, fled to France, and was interned in a bleak work camp from which she narrowly escaped. Newly free, she spent two years in almost total solitude, creating a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Overlook Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOE