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Twenty and Ten

Claire Huchet Bishop · Puffin Books; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Twenty school children hide ten Jewish children from the Nazis occupying France during World War II.
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Play to the Angel

Maurine F Dahlberg · Farrar Straus Giroux
Pages: 185
Format: Print book

A budding pianist will not be stopped, even by NazisIn February 1938, in Vienna, twelve-year-old Greta Radky is devastated to learn that her mother plans to sell the family piano. Greta's brother, a concert pianist, died the previous April, and her mother thinks of the piano as his....
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Jacob's Rescue

Malka Drucker · Doubleday Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition
Pages: 117
Format: Hardcover

After escaping from the ghetto in which his family is imprisoned, Jewish boy Jacob Gutgelt lives for four years passing as a non-Jew, struggling through the daily terror of being caught.
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Emil and Karl

Jacob Glatstein · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 194
Format: Print book

Written in the form of a suspense novel, Emil & Karl draws readers into the dilemma faced by two young boys--one Jewish, the other not--when they suddenly find themselves without homes or families in Vienna on the eve of World War II. A taut, gripping page-turner, it offers a picture...
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Number the Stars

Lois Lowry · Houghton Mifflin; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

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 the family....
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The End of the Line

Sharon McKay · Annick Press
Format: Hardcover

Ordinary citizens risk everything to save a young Jewish girl in wartime Holland. Five-year-old Beatrix looks on in horror as the soldier forces her mother off the tram. It is 1942 in Amsterdam, and everyone knows what happens to Jews who are taken away by the Nazis. The soldier turns...
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Snow Treasure

Marie McSwigan · Puffin Books
Pages: 196
Format: Paperback

In the bleak winter of 19 0, Nazi troops parachuted into Peter Lindstrom's tiny Norwegian village and held it captive. Nobody thought the Nazis could be defeated - until Uncle Victor told Peter how the children could fool the enemy. It was a dangerous plan. They had to slip past Nazi...
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Black Radishes

Susan Lynn Meyer · Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Sydney Taylor Honor Award Winner Black Radishes is a suspenseful WWII/Holocaust story, in which one boy learns what it means to be Jewish and French at a time when everything is changing. It is March of 1940. The French believe that their army can protect them from Nazi Germany. But is Paris...
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The Island on Bird Street

Uri Orlev · HMH Books for Young Readers; Reissue edition
Format: Paperback

During World War II a Jewish boy is left on his own for months in a ruined house in the Warsaw Ghetto, where he must learn all the tricks of survival under constantly life-threatening conditions.
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The Man from the Other Side

Uri Orlev

The true story of a teenager's experiences in the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II, as he discovers his own heritage and finds himself caught up in the war through underground dealings.
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When the soldiers were gone

Vera W Propp · Scholastic
Pages: 101
Format: Book

After the German occupation of the Netherlands, Benjamin leaves the Christian family with whom he had been living and is reunited with his real Jewish parents, who returned from hiding and whom Benjamin doesn't remember.

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Simon's Escape: A Story of the Holocaust (Historical Fiction Adventures)

Bonnie Pryor · Enslow Publishers
Pages: 160
Format: Library Binding

In September 1939, Simon looked out his window to see German soldiers shooting civilians. Bombs from airplanes rattled the windows of his home and machine-gun fire echoed in the streets. Simon and his family lived in Warsaw, Poland. On this day, Simon's world would be shattered. The invading...
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Yellow Star

Jennifer Roy · Amazon Children's Publishing; First Edition edition
Pages: 242
Format: Hardcover

"In 1945 the war ended. The Germans surrendered, and the ghetto was liberated. Out of over a quarter of a million people, about 800 walked out of the ghetto. Of those who survived, only twelve were children. I was one of the twelve." For more than fifty years after the war, Syvia,...
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The Dog in the Wood

Monika Schr?der · Front Street, Incorporated
Pages: 168
Format: Hardcover

When the Russians come, where do you go? Fritz loves his vegetable garden. His tomatoes are delicious, he's attentive to the asparagus, and he remembers how to keep slugs off the strawberries. But his tranquil life on the family farm is about to end - the Russians are near, Hitler has died,...
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Honey Cake (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))

Joan Betty Stuchner · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

FOR DAVID NATHAN, Copenhagen is the most beautiful city in the world. Even Nazis in the street can’t make Copenhagen ugly. But life has changed since the soldiers arrived. His parents are always worried. And his older sister goes to school early and comes home late. Sometimes she doesn’t...
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The Devil's Arithmetic

Jane Yolen · Puffin Books
Format: Print book

Winner of the National Jewish Book Award, "a triumphantly moving book."*Hannah is tired of holiday gatherings−all her family ever talks about is the past. In fact, it seems to her that's what they do every Jewish holiday. But this year's Passover Seder will be different−Hannah...
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