Books tagged: holocaust survivors

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Ursula's Prism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,930. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011 by Gihon River Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Ursula’s Prism is based on the true story of Ursula Swartz and five other children who escaped from Bergen-Belsen and crossed war-torn Germany on foot to freedom. Ursula shares the secrets of the prism with the other children and the power of there imagination gives them the strength to survive.
Deadly Secrets
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Series: Mapleton Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,460. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Mapleton Police Chief Gordon Hepler would rather be on the streets than behind a desk dealing with budgets and the town council. When a fatal accident seems connected to two of Mapleton's most beloved citizens, he gets his wish. When he ties the accident to a grisly murder, he's afraid he's getting more than he bargained for. Can he solve the crime without revealing the secrets of his citizens?
Rose's Will - the first 3 chapters.
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Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The first three chapters introduce the three main characters in Rose's Will - a wealthy Bulgarian Holocaust survivor, a lesbian atheist and a blue-collar family man juggling too many responsibilities. All three struggle to maintain a relationship with Rose, a small-minded Italian woman from Brooklyn. If you enjoy reading about dysfunctional families, you will love Rose's will. Buy at Amazon & BN
Pegasus Falling
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Series: The Cypress Branches Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
FINALIST - The Kindle Book Review Best Indie Book Contest 2012. Pegasus Falling is a heartbreaking and courageous work following the emotional story of paratrooper Sammy and his battle to stay alive, sane and keep hold of the woman he loves amongst the terrors of World War II and its aftermath.
An Unspoken Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An illustrated intergenerational memoir of the author’s father and the Commanding Officer who saved him and over 100 other Hungarian Jewish men in forced labor under his command during the Holocaust. Captured by the liberating Russian Army, Zoltán Kubinyi died a year later in a Siberian labor camp. Due to Morton Fuchs' testimony, he was posthumously honored as a Righteous Among the Nations.
Nosotros los salvados
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
En «Nosotros los salvados» el testimonio se convierte en Poesía documental a partir de las dolorosas voces de supervivientes de la Shoá radicados en Venezuela. Los poemas buscan el registro de una belleza diferente, en la que desaparecen entrevistador, transcriptor, escritor y autor para despejar el cauce de una escritura venida del desastre, de lo esencial, de lo más terrible.
Worlds Torn Asunder: A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir of Hope and Resilience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
More than a Holocaust survivor memoir. More than just a harrowing tale of survival and hope. What makes this story special is its unique three-dimensional depth. A retired Rabbi and educator, the author masterfully weaves personal memoir into historical context, with a deep appreciation for Jewish lore and tradition. Dov Beril Edelstein was Auschwitz inmate #A7868. This is his story.
Daughters of Absence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Dream of Things. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of essays by daughters of Holocaust survivors. Despite the unique pressures of being the daughters of "survivors," the contributors have thrived and made the most of their lives, but not in stereotypical ways. Instead, they chose ways that combine compassion with courage, and success with celebration. The result is an uplifting and inspiring book from a group of very inspiring women.