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Book: Rising from the Shadow of the Sun - A Story of Love, Survival and Joy by Ronny Herman de Jong
This second edition of Rising from the Shadow of the Sun, A Story of Love, Survival and Joy exemplifies the power of positive thinking, of hope, of perseverance even in the most perilous and life threatening situations and of a mother's love for her children, surpassing even the tragedy of death. Jeannette Herman-Louwerse, Netty, a young mother incarcerated by the Japanese on the island of Java [...]
 
Book: The Golden Peacock by Lauren Beth Grossman
Author Rainee Allen had success with her first novel, but is now under a deadline to write a second one. While experiencing writer's block, she comes across an identification card of a Holocaust survivor with whom she shares a birth date (with a thirty-year difference). Determined to find this woman and tell her story, she travels to London where Jana Lutken lives. To her sad surprise, Jana is [...]
 
Book: Under the Same Roof - My Life as the Son of Holocaust Resisters by Mark Henry Kinn
Dr. Mark Henry Kinn grew up both searching for and running from his parents' tragic past. How do you live through a trauma that isn't even your own? How does a child live with the poignancy and sadness of a generation, following him to school, to work, and out into a world that doesn't understand? Kinn's mother, Sonia, evaded the Nazis by hiding in the forest, but she never forgot her murdered [...]
 
Book: DEBUNKING HOLOCAUST DENIAL THEORIES - Two Non-Jews Affirm the Historicity of the Nazi Genocide by Lance Morcan
DEBUNKING HOLOCAUST DENIAL THEORIES: Two Non-Jews Affirm the Historicity of the Nazi Genocide, by independent researchers and filmmakers James Morcan & Lance Morcan with a foreword by Holocaust survivor Hetty E. Verolme (author of The Children's House of Belsen), aims to end the denial once and for all by tackling the bizarre phenomenon head-on. Written in close consultation with Holocaust [...]
 
Book: A Rage to Live - Surviving the Holocaust So Hitler Would Not Win by Victor Breitburg, Joseph G. Krygier
The Holocaust of WWII affected many lives in many ways. This is the story of one man, his family and some friends. I started the idea with a play about a fictional character, who survives the Holocaust ands becomes a comedian in the Borscht Belt during the 1950's. After doing some research, I discovered some articles written by Victor and decided to write about a real person. I contacted him and [...]
 
Book: You Are My Sunshine - A Holocaust Novel. Book two of the All My Love Detrick, series by Roberta Kagan
A child's innocence is the purest of all. In Nazi Germany, Helga Haswell is at a crossroads. She's pregnant by a married SS officer who has since abandoned her. Left alone with the thought of raising a fatherless child, she has nowhere to turn -- until the Lebensborn steps in. They will take Helga's child when it's born and raise it as their own. Helga will now be free to live her life. But when [...]
 
Book: All My Love, Detrick by Roberta Kagan
Book One in the All My Love, Detrick Series - Can Forbidden Love Survive in Nazi Germany? After Germany's defeat in the First World War, she lays in ruins, falling beneath the wheel of depression and famine. And so, with a promise of restoring Germany to her rightful place as a world power, Adolf Hitler begins to rise. Detrick, a handsome seventeen-year-old Aryan boy is reluctant to join the Nazi [...]
 
Book: The Voyage - A Historical Novel set during the Holocaust, inspired by real events by Roberta Kagan
On May 13th 1939, five strangers boarded the MS St. Louis, Promised a future of safety away from Nazi Germany and Hitler's third Reich unbeknownst to them they were about to embark upon a voyage built on secrets, lies, and treachery. Sacrifice, love, life, and death hung in the balance as each fought against fate but the voyage was just the beginning.
 
Book: FOREVERMORE - Three Documented stories of the Holocaust and other periods by Shlomo Kalo
Jacob Lipschitz was only fourteen when he had to endure the harsh realities of World War II and the horror of the Holocaust. He lost his parents to Treblinka extermination camp, and wandered the streets of starving Warsaw Ghetto with some friends, sneaking in and out of the guarded walls, searching for any food to support his life, eventually joining Jewish fighters underground. During this [...]
 
Book: Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment by Truus and Joost Daalder
The care with which this book has been prepared is simply astonishing. Its history began when Truus and Joost Daalder acquired their first examples of non-European ethnic body adornment around 1980, four years after their arrival in Adelaide. Creating this magnificent publication has involved much travel and research, and a passionate author Truus Daalder, a collector born into a collectors [...]
 
Book: Love in the Rain by Adam Mann
By a sheer stroke of bad luck Henry gets caught in a tropical storm whilst he's swimming in the sea. He sensibly gets out of the water and finds shelter in a beach house, and a few moments later is joined by an equally sodden rain drenched lady. Felicity is cold and wet and she has nothing dry to wear so she asks Henry to hold her so that they can both benefit from their body warmth until the [...]
 
Book: The Hunt by Sophia Grace
Revenge is sweet but deadly. When Jack overhears a conversation about Nazis killings during World War II, he becomes obsessed with tracking down the murderers. After going undercover in a rogue German chatroom of active participants in the war decades ago, his focus is directed at eliminating every one of them. With the aid of the mysterious NH-Group, not only are his goals attained, he and a [...]
 
Book: Love in the Air by Adam Mann
Two passengers find some common ground on a flight to Taipei. Charlie meets Sue-ling on trans-Pacific flight to Taipei after delays due to bad weather, and then further delays mean a long stop-over in the transit area at the airport. Charlie decides to stay at the Airport Hotel where he can get a shower and rest a bit, and is helped by Sue-ling who joins him as she too is delayed by the weather. [...]
 
Book: Saved and SAINTified by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company"anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced inthe 5th book, named Cruz. [...]
 
Book: The Naughty Sins of a Saint by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company" anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced in the 5th book, named [...]
 
Book: When Saint Goes Marching In by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company"anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced inthe 5th book, named Cruz. [...]
 
Book: THREE ASIAN LOVE STORIES by Adam Mann
THREE ASIAN LOVE STORIES - A Box Set which includes the following novels: Love in the Air: Two passengers find some common ground on a flight to Taipei. Charlie meets Sue-ling on trans-Pacific flight to Taipei after flight delays due to bad weather, and then further delays mean a long stop-over in the transit area at the airport. Charlie decides to stay at the Airport Hotel where he can get a [...]
 
Book: Stolen Five Times by John Swisher
Stolen Five Times begins with a documented treasure stolen in Greece during WWII. We follow Franko and Jovan, two German soldiers, as they try to escape from Greece after stealing part of the treasure. They have to navigate back roads, hostile villagers and encounters with the Greek resistance. James, an expat from the U.S. in 2010, is drawn into a search for the treasure after receiving a [...]
 
Book: WEIRD & WONDERFUL ASIAN STORIES by Adam Mann
After working and living for over fifty years in Africa and Asia Adam Mann has put together some interesting stories about life. Here are sixteen tales, but watch out four are a bit naughty and really for adults only. The stories range from about 1970 in the North of Nigeria, to life in the Swat valley and poppy fields in the Indus basin. The author now lives peacefully in a rural town in East [...]
 
Book: A Provençal Mystery by Ann Elwood
Why did a nun in a seventeenth-century convent flagellate herself until her blood spattered the wall? Why did nuns save a child doomed to death in the Holocaust and who wanted her killed? Who wants a lost head-shaped reliquary that holds something other than a head? And are answers to these questions the key to a terrible modern-day death in a quiet archive? When American historian Pandora (Dory) [...]
 
Book: Dead In The Water (Rider Bradbury Book 2) by James W. Brown
Rider Bradbury is back. This time he is on the hunt for a serial killer known as the Water Demon. Bradbury will need all his skills as a cop and martial artist, to carry him through this ordeal. The Water Demon believes water is power and he will use this as the resting place for his victims. Bradbury bends the laws in order to try and capture this devious and dangerous killer. Follow Rider [...]
 
Book: The Luck of the Weissensteiners (The Three Nations Trilogy) by Christoph Fischer
"...an eye opening and heart-warming story of survival..." "the essence of human nature" in the beautiful historic setting of Bratislava in 1933 - "Left me breathless and in awe" - "should be mandatory reading in history class" Watch the trailer: http://studio.stupeflix.com/v/OtmyZh4Dmc/ Voted No. 21 in http://www.readfree.ly/the-50-self-published-books-worth-reading-2013-14/ In the sleepy town [...]
 
Book: High Cotton by PJ Dunn
High Cotton chronicles the life of a 12 year old boy, his kidnapping, and being sold into slavery. He suffered torture and abuse and witnessed horrible events prior to and during his journey via slave trader ship to America. He was auctioned to a plantation and eventually emancipated. He returns to the sea aboard the same ship he arrived on, and remains until the death of the ships Captain. Left [...]
 
Book: Fantasy Firsts by Wendy Scott
FANTASY FIRSTS - Featuring Book 1 of three different fantasy series by prolific author Wendy Scott. Ferrasium, Book 1, The Windflowers Trilogy. Murder, mystery, and magic in a land reminiscent of Ancient Egypt. For centuries, guided by the Destiny's Oracle, the Bera-Bera tribes have guarded the secret of the windflowers. The High Priest Seraphis covets Pharaoh's throne and his minions scour the [...]
 
Book: Beyond the Sand Creek Bridge by Scott Wyatt
1882. Northern Pacific Railroad Camp, Idaho Territory. The body of Sheriff Roger Langston is found beneath the Sand Creek Bridge. Chinese railroad worker Wong Hok-Ling is charged with murder days after the unexpected arrival of his fiancee, Mei-Yin, who has escaped her unscrupulous father and stowed away aboard a ship bound for America. Jason McQuade, the territory's newest lawyer, must defend [...]
 
Book: The Blood of the Black Rose (The Immortal Darkness Chronicles) by Stephanie Collier
"I would recommend this to anyone and I will warn that once you pick this book up, you will not only want to keep reading, but you will find yourself wanting more..even once it is done." "The Blood of the Black Rose is a powerful and well written story." "This style of writing is what sparked my love for reading and the author does not disappoint." When a Nazi concentration camp murders Alhena, [...]
 
Book: Disconnect - Book One of the Divided Worlds Trilogy by Imran Siddiq
Dirtying fingernails in sewers is fast approaching worthlessness for Zachary, a 16-year old Underworld scavenger. When footage of an Overworld girl, Rosa, is discovered, his intrigue heightens at why she expresses sadness with a lavish lifestyle. In meeting Rosa, Zachary is scorned by her opinion of the deprived. She pities him and provides a means for them to communicate. With time, friendship [...]
 
Book: The Ocean of Mrs. Nagai - Stories by Sharbari Z. Ahmed
A collection of short stories set in places as different as Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Hell's Kitchen that tell about love, displacement and the agonies of childhood. *** Sharbari Zohra Ahmed received an MA in creative writing from New York University. Her fiction has appeared in The Gettysburg Review, Caravan Magazine, Catamaran, and the Asian Pacific American Journal. Her short fiction was [...]
 
Book: Across Great Divides by Monique Roy
Across Great Divides is a timeless, World War II story of the upheavals of war, the power of family, and the resiliency of human spirit. When Hitler comes to power in 1933, one Jewish family refuses to be destroyed and defies the Nazis only to come up against another struggle confronting Apartheid in South Africa. Sixteen-year-old Eva and her twin sister, Inge, witness their lives in Berlin [...]
 
Book: My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih
Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is a powerful coming-of-age story that will resonate with fans of The Book Thief and Between Shades of Gray. -- The Julia Ward Howe Award for Young Readers Florida Book Award-Gold Medal Foreword INDIES Award-Gold Medal Skipping Stones Honor Award Hanna Slivka is on the cusp of fourteen when Hitler's army crosses the border into [...]
 
Book: HENRY - A Polish Swimmer's True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to America by Katrina Shawver
When Katrina Shawver met the eighty-five year old Henry Zguda, he possessed an exceptional memory, a surprising cache of original documents and photos, and a knack for meeting the right people at the right time. Couched in the interview style of Tuesdays with Morrie , Henry relates in his own voice a life as a champion swimmer, interrupted by three years imprisoned in Auschwitz and Buchenwald as [...]
 
Book: The Asian Imperative by Dr. Kenneth Lewis Andrus
The fragile peace in the Spratly Islands is shattered when rogue elements of the Chinese Navy seize a Filipino fishing vessel. This seemingly insignificant event sweeps US President Randall Stuart and Navy SEAL Mike Rohrbaugh into the vortex of an escalating regional crisis driven by the quest for billions of barrels of crude oil hidden beneath the waters of the South China Sea. Stuart must [...]
 
Book: The Debt of Tamar by Nicole Dweck
*Please note that the paperback edition of this book is outdated. For the 2015 Thomas Dunne Books edition, please purchase the hard copy or Kindle edition A USA TODAY Best seller! Bestselling author Nicole Dweck brings to life one of history's greatest yet overlooked stories of love and resilience. In 2002, thirty-two-year-old Selim Osman, the last descendant of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the [...]
 
Book: Schmuel's Journey (Sam and Martha Mystery Book 1) by Steven P. Marini
From a death camp to a college. Over thirty years, Schmuel's journey takes him from Auschwitz to New Hampshire. But not all who leave the Holocaust are survivors. Some are criminals. And even a small New Hampshire town, where everybody knows everybody, can have dirty secrets. Schmuel, now Sam Miller, is a forty year old divorcee seeking the quiet life away from his boyhood horrors. But a call [...]
 
Book: When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay
2019 New York City Big Book Distinguished Award winner! In WHEN WE WERE BRAVE, we find a conflicted SS officer, Wilhelm Falk, who risks everything to escape the Wehrmacht and get out the message about the death camps. Izaak is a young Jewish boy whose positive outlook is challenged daily as each new perilous situation comes along. American citizens, Herbert Muller and his family, are sent back to [...]
 


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