Books tagged: jewish childhood

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The Risk of Sorrow: Conversations with Holocaust Survivor, Helen Handler
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
What can the few remaining survivors of the Holocaust teach us before they are gone? What is it that hasn’t yet been said? A high school teacher is given the opportunity to find out when one such survivor chooses her to preserve her final testament. In The Risk of Sorrow, Valerie Foster, takes us on a compelling journey through her complex relationship with Helen Handler, a survivor of Auschwitz.
Coney Island Odyssey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » American
In this memoir, the author has captured the spirit and breadth of Jewish folklore, which once existed in the life of Coney Island. From the struggle of his parents; his father who paid dearly for his citizenship through an era in the thirties; his mother who attempted to decorate a dismal six family walk-up; and to himself who passed through a difficult Bar Mitzvah.
Karyn Kupcinet Strangled Hollywood Beauty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Andrew Prine was Karyn Kupcinet's boyfriend until shortly before her violent and untimely death on November 28, 1963. Karyn's body lay undiscovered on a couch in her West Hollywood apartment for three days. It was found by two friends. My book reveals many of the likely suspects in her murder, including Prine, who is still alive. Karyn was also a drug abuser. She used methamphetamine habitually.
This Changes Everything
Series: The Spanners, , Volume I. Price: Free! Words: 129,990. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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Are YOU ready for the changes? Clara Branon, Ph.D., becomes the Chief Communicator for the Many Worlds Collective when 5 alien holos come to her house, changing Earth forever. The MWC authorizes several Re-sets of the Transition to ensure the fewest deaths for those who resist Earth's membership in the MWC. How do Clara's family and friends and all Earthers respond to these enormous changes?
Wave Me Good-Bye
Series: Home-Front Heroes · The Teresa Funke Collection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
As the only Jewish girl in her New York neighborhood, Miriam Liebler has a lot on her mind. Her brother will soon join the fight and her Jewish relatives in Europe have simply disappeared. No one understands her worries until she meets Christopher, an orphan whisked to America to escape the deadly bombings in London. Will their friendship survive, though, when trouble brews?
Lew Feldman 1930s Jewish Boxer From Brooklyn
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Lew Feldman was a very active boxer in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions of boxing, from 1927-1940. He fought Kid Chocolate for the featherweight championship of the world in 1932. Lew was a native of Scotland but came to Brooklyn early in his life. He was raised on the rough streets of Brownsville. I have used contemporary newspaper accounts to chronicle many of Feldman's bouts.
The White Egg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
"Ever since I was one year old,I have always looked for my mother"
Three Part Invention
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,360. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Three generations of mothers and daughters take center stage, with 20th century events as backdrop, in this novel of depth and humor spotlighting the power of music—from classical to jazz to rock and international folk—and the tug between ethnic loyalty and global consciousness
Where the Shouting Began
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Montemayor Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A real village called Slawotich existed long ago. Now Steven Sher brings this shtetl back to life in five eloquent stories in which the mystical infuses every day.
Jews Succeed even Under Worst Conditions: A Clear-Cut Jewish Approach to Raising Successful Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Raising a modern child needs modification. We live in a new world than that as of recent as the past ten years. This book is an investigation designed for all parents presenting how we can strengthen the values that have stood the test of time as we welcome and deal with the inevitable changes to raise a successful holistic child. It’s a noble victory plan to your child’s socio-financial destiny.