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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: Windswept Shores (A Survivors Love Story) by Janice Seagraves
Inspired by Robinson Crusoe, Castaway, and Lost, Janice Seagraves began thinking about a story with a couple stranded on a deserted island and falling in love. Then her muse grabbed a hold of her and wouldn't let go. The story came to life as the characters dictated their adventures to her. The hero became an Australian surfer with a thick Aussie accent, and just like Janice, the heroine is from [...]
 
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: Suicide Survivors Tell You The Truth About Suicide - Near-Death Experiences of Suicide Survivors by John J. Graden
Suicide Survivors Share Jaw Dropping Stories of their Near-death Experiences FROM THE AUTHOR: These are suicide survivor profiles taken directly from media interviews. These are not stories from the author, but from the actual survivors. What they describe is what they experienced. The goal was to reveal what actually happens in suicide as told by survivors in their own words. Learn First-Hand [...]
 
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: Survivors of WWII in the Pacific by Ronny Herman de Jong
Survivors of WWII in the Pacific is a collection of eye-witness accounts of the barbaric way the Japanese treated their prisoners during WWII, men and women alike. Camp survivors describe gruesome details of cruel punishments, diseases and malnutrition, interspersed with hope and a sense of humor. Veterans of the U.S. Navy remember the bloody battles from Pearl Harbor to the bombs on Hiroshima [...]
 
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: To The Survivors by Philip G Henley
An apocalypse threatens human kind. A highly infectious, lethal, genetic, virus is detected that attacks mankind and mammals. The Government must act, and whilst the authorities struggle to find a cure, they have to plan for the worst. As the disease spreads it is not clear how many will, or will not, survive, nor what the survivors will have to do to live. They will have to cope with their grief [...]
 
Book: The Survivors Book I - Summer by V. L. Dreyer
THE SURVIVORS: A tale of love, hope, and humanity set against the backdrop of post-apocalyptic New Zealand. The world changed overnight. A deadly virus struck, killing billions outright and reducing many more to harmless, hapless zombies. Only a handful of unlucky souls were spared, thanks to a rare genetic immunity. Now, a decade after the virus devastated humanity, cities that once teemed with [...]
 
Book: The Calling Dream by Karlyle Tomms
At the age of ten, in 1945, Ronald Dennison, the son of a backwoods Arkansas preacher, began having profound and religiously laden dreams about a strange redheaded woman. Throughout his life, she seduced him, called him to preach, to become a televangelist, while she berated him for his sins of lust. Yet she held a secret so dark that he dared never admit it, even to himself. The more famous and [...]
 
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: All I Can Do Is Stand by Aleja Bennett
This book teaches us a lesson of life. The author shows us all along that life is worth living even in the hardest hours only if you choose to stand. All along this book, the author shows us examples on how she survived a very difficult life. In here, you will find a testimonial on how a person can turn all the terrible circumstances and incidents into an experience of growth and self [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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: Revenge of the Pearl Harbor Survivors by John E. Nevola
On December 7 we commemorate the anniversary of the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor. All of the U.S. Navy's aircraft carriers survived that assault. The central theme of this 45-page mini-book (@15,000 words) describes the pivotal role played by those surviving American aircraft carriers in the first year of the war. The article also briefly describes all of the Japanese and American aircraft [...]
 
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. -- National Jewish Book Award Finalist The Julia Ward Howe Award for Young Readers Florida Book Award and Foreword INDIES Award-Gold Medals Skipping Stones Honor Award Hanna Slivka is on the cusp of fourteen when Hitler's army [...]
 
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: Soldier, Please Don't Die by Renee Lewiston
A true story and must read for the soldier considering suicide. This book provides real-world reasons why suicide is never the right choice, including the devastating effects on those you leave behind. Its goal is to give hope and pull someone back from the brink - to live until another day when things will look better.
 
Book: He's Never Lied to Me Yet by B. A. Braxton
Recluse Carmen Polychronopoulos is referred to as the "ice queen" by her senior high school classmates. But Carmen's dark secrets are the reasons why her friends are so few. A compassionate burn survivor named Elliot Sharples hatches a plan to take her away from her abusive father and help her to start life over again in another town. He's Never Lied to Me Yet offers a thrill ride of emotions for [...]
 
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 Man in the Shadow - He Touched Me Where it Hurt by Cheryline Lawson
Sarah and Emily are sisters. Regina is their cousin. The girls spend their summer vacations with their grandparents every year. As the girls grew older, strange things began to happen with their grandfather and Grandma Rose felt helpless. Days and nights, the girls had to play hide and go seek to escape their grandfather's grip. Sarah, the older one, got to experience his violent behavior one [...]
 
Book: Falling Into The Abyss by Jesse MacGregor-Jones
A tale of child abuse, suicide, and survival. An account of surviving the worst things life can throw at you and coming out on the other side, changed for the better and able to look at life with new eyes and a new perspective. This is my story. I'll take you from the time of childhood to the year 2012. I've shared my life and my journey with thousands of fans through my blog at [...]
 
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: Breaking My Silence - Confessions of a Rat Pack Party Girl and Sex-Trade Survivor by Jane McCormick
"Breaking My Silence", is an unembellished non-fiction memoir about Jane McCormick's life and her survival from child abuse, domestic violence, prostitution, and human trafficking. It is co-written by Jane McCormick and Patti Wicklund, that is an absolute must read for everyone desiring to protect and prevent other innocent lives from being negatively impacted by the very perpetrators who [...]
 
Book: Lotta Bipolar Bits - Survivors Diary Of Living Bipolar (My Bipolar World) by Sylvia Meier
Oftentimes with Bipolar disorder our lives simply don't make sense. It becomes commonplace to live them instead in bits and pieces for living them more than a moment at a time, living with bipolar syndrome more than a moment at a time, is simply too much. "Lotta Bipolar Bits: Survivors Diary Of Living Bipolar" continues on where "Bipolar Bits: Manic Madness To Depressive Depths" left off. Meier [...]
 
Book: Stepping out of the Circle - An account of a Childhood by A.K. Harris
This is the story of a very bewildering and unsettled childhood. A child in a family of many siblings, no settled home, no safety, no peace, no school, no holidays. Just family, God, and moving on. Possibly this book will help social workers and also those who don't understand poverty and neglect. This is not a book with graphic details of sexual abuse, it is about an enduring situation of [...]
 
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
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 the hellish landscape of Germany because of the DNA [...]
 


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