Books tagged: holocaust 1940s

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Eyewitnesses From Belsen and Auschwitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
My ebook recounts testimony given by former prisoners who survived the horrors of Belsen and Auschwitz. Over a 9 week trial they graphically revealed their own experiences in a Lueneburg, Germany courtroom. A witness described a woman who was beaten to death after she tried to communicate with her mother through the walls that partitioned Auschwitz. Of 44 defendants only 30 of them were convicted.
The Polish Patriot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
The war destroyed his world, interrupted his dreams and forced him to deal with new realities. His loyalty and love for the old Poland slowly began to fade when he discovered that his nationalism was based on misconceptions about his Polish “brethren.” The Nazi occupation gave his Polish neighbors a golden opportunity to get rid of the “Dirty Jews” and get their properties
Academy of the Dead
Price: Free! Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Backstreet PI, Matt Rider, is made an offer that seems too good to miss. Go to Prague, find some priceless music manuscripts -- and share in a fortune. Unfortunately the clues are rather thin on the ground. All Matt knows is that a young Jewish girl called Hana Eisler had the manuscripts in Prague in 1942. Academy of the Dead is an exciting hunt for lost treasure.
The Shadow's Speed
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 7. You set the price! Words: 94,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
As war engulfs Europe German archeologists uncover a mysterious energy source buried deep in a cave in the Swabian Alb. Desperate to turn the tide of war back in Germany’s favor, Reichsführer Heinrich Himmler orders the SS to turn the "holenlicht" into a weapon at any cost. The OSS is equally determined to discover its secrets and avoid catastrophe for the Allied armies. Standard ePub format.
Forgotten Secrets
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Three friends find deep and divisive secrets when researching for a World War II Grade 9 project -- a massacre of Royal Winnipeg Rifles that no Nazis were punished for; Nazi looting; a family's incredible escape to Canada. Canada's shameful refusal to accept Jewish refugees in the 1940s is still a forgotten secret and maybe one we should understand because of the plight of refugees worldwide.
Forced Journey: The Saga of Werner Berlinger
Series: Far and Away. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Escaping Nazi Germany, 12-year-old Werner hopes to create a new home in New York. Werner faces bullies and anti-Semitism, overcoming these struggles with assistance from new friends. All the while keeping alive the burning ember of hope that his father and little sister will join him in his new home.
Remembrance Part One: A Time For War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50)
A brutally honest holocaust story as seen through the eyes of a Jewish teenage girl in occupied Poland. Anna witnesses the murder of her family,but still finds the strength to survive, scrounging out a life with Jewish Partisans in the forests. Here Anna experiences her first love, and amazingly finds beauty among the ravages of war, despite her wavering faith.
As Angels Weep
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. You set the price! Words: 90,540. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letta held the hands of her two best friends as they stepped off the train. They missed the Girls Home in Berlin, just a smoldering ruin after the night of terror. The rabbi promised to shepherd the girls to safety. They fell instead into the Gestapo's trap. The corrupt German captain frantically sought their arrest - how could the three angels hope to survive the inescapable cataclysm?
Hindsight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Would you kill Hitler if you had the chance to eliminate him before he came to power?
Clan of the Black Sun
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 88,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it. EPub format.