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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: 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: 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: I Have Lived - life from a cancer survivor's perspective by Keith E. Gerber
This wonderful book was written about a real life from the man who lived it. Finally, the average person has someone to relate to and can read and learn from Keith's experiences and see real pain and genuine joy in a realistic manner. Real lessons from the perspective of a man who was diagnosed with terminal cancer and lived to write about life. There is something in this book for everyone. The [...]
 
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: Radical Survivor - One Woman's Path Through Life, Love, and Uncharted Tragedy by Nancy Saltzman
"Radical Survivor" chronicles elementary school principal Nancy Saltzman's extraordinary saga as a two-time cancer survivor who lost her entire family in a small-plane crash. Told with honesty, insight, and laugh-out-loud flashes of humor, Radical Survivor traverses the full spectrum of human emotions. Several aspects of this book make it unique among memoirs: The author has experienced an [...]
 
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: I Love You Baby Girl - A Heartbreaking True Story of Child Abuse (Not a Victim... But a Survivor) by Desire Night
What are some of your childhood memories? Could they be - things like a special birthday party, a family trip, a reward for an - achievement? Sarah had her own set of childhood memories, a boy tied to a - chair, a dark leather belt, forgotten birthdays, being hungry, vacant eyes, and - lost innocence. These are the memories that put dark clouds on her days, and - caused her to cry out in her [...]
 
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: The Accident and the Artist by Hazel S. Muller
The Accident and the Artist is a book written out of a personal experience. It is true. I thought my life had come to an end, and indeed my life as I had known it did come to an end. I was no longer able to work so had to learn to do something else to occupy my time. But, before that could happen I went through a lot of pain and pain medication. Part of the book happens during the times my body [...]
 
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: 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: It's Me Again, Lord by Jack Teeter
SPECIAL OFFER: Since this book is about a songwriter, I'm offering a FREE CD (8 original songs) of the music in the book!! Just send me an email (see website) after your purchase. Joel Reed, a Nashville singer/songwriter has a hit album on his hands. The title song: It's me again, Lord went instantly to the top of the Christian Country charts. But there's a problem. That song, and five others on [...]
 
Book: Come Color on My Head by Cathy Keown Looper
Come Color on My Head is my personal journey through struggles in my life. I was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 28, and underwent a bone marrow transplant. Leading up to that, a lot of events happened in my life that left me without good relationships from where to draw the strength I needed to get through it. The story is about more than cancer, it also deals with broken families, [...]
 
Book: My Butterfly Cancer by Markie Madden
Cancer. It's one of the things we most dread to hear about ourselves or a family member. Many people will think it's the end of the line for them. Markie tells the brutally-harsh and honest story of her battle with leukemia (AML specifically), and the struggles that she and her family experienced during this tragic time. Find out how the butterfly effect and her battle with cancer led her to [...]
 
Book: My Mom The Miracle - 1 Woman, 2 Cancers, 3 Years, 4-Ever Grateful by Ashley Calvery
Could you imagine being told you have cancer, not only once, but twice? Two different cancers within a year. This is a story about my mom who embarked on a medical journey she never dreamed she would have to travel. The ups and downs of the two battles were like a roller coaster. She fought for her family and came out on top! This story provides insight on how to stay positive while fighting the [...]
 
Book: I am a Runner - The Memoirs of a Sepsis Survivor by Pamela Ackerson
"You'll never be able to run again." From running half marathons to being the sickest person in the hospital, Maria Papalia-Meier fought the river of death, and won. Life changing moments, amputations, and negative thoughts refused to keep her down. With her rock-hard stubbornness, positive self-empowerment and persistence, she grabbed hope and unflinching faith to face the life handed to her. [...]
 
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: I Will Not Give Up... Not Today... Life Is A Journey by Linda Nance
Life is a journey. There are times that the path is smooth and well traveled and others it seems steep and difficult...but if we do not give up, there is so much more that awaits us. I love to paint paths that lead to ?... I hope they will lead to where we need to go in life. I hope there is love, hope, happiness, and wonderful new things that await us at the end. I want to look for and find the [...]
 
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: You Can't Crack Me... I'm a Rubber Duck by Charlie Northage
An extraordinary tale of one man's triumph over incredible odds. From a thirteen-year-old runaway sleeping in a "cardboard box city" deep within London's urban streets, Charlie Northage somehow summoned the stamina and resilience to triumph over a relentless string of adversities, betrayals, rejections, and losses which persistently dogged his life, to pursue a successful twelve-year career in [...]
 
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. -- 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: Parental Damage by Jack Marriot
Parental Damage is based on a true story, the story of Jack Marriott a young boy, a boxer who thought he had the world at his feet. That was until the introduction of a new family member. Marie was a bitch, the stepmother from hell and as she worked her feet under the table she made it her mission to make her stepson s life a misery. It wasn t long before Jack found himself in trouble with the [...]
 
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 Gulls Are Always Laughing - A Lifetime, So Far, In Poetry by Karlyle Tomms
This is a poetry book about transition from trauma and turmoil through relationships to spirituality and the ability to laugh at one's troubles. We have all fought through anguish, hopefully to become better citizens of life. The poetry covers my formative years growing up with abuse on a farm in the Ozarks, my adult relationships, and my transition to the shores of the coastal bend of Texas. I [...]
 
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: The Faces of Struggles Such As Cancers are on the Journey to God's Glory by Alfancena Barrett
This book is my testimony of how God used me through life's struggles and attack of cancers to my body to bring Glory to His name. It tells of how He prepared me with the help of my family, from the time of my birth to the present, using an imperfect body and person to carry out His will. A testimony of how my walk with God has helped me to understand how insignificant the physical body is; one [...]
 
Book: It's Not Your Journey - Second Edition by Rebecca Ann Lombardo
Follow Rebecca Lombardo as she details two years of her twenty-five year battle with mental illness and what brought her to attempt to take her life in 2013. As she recovered from that attempt, she continued to write in the hopes that she would help purge some of the pain in her life. What she never expected was that she could help others as well. This book quite simply began as a blog and became [...]
 
Book: Father's Last Joke by Pat Houston and David Mason
This was hand written in the sixties by my Mother. I have 'straightened it out' mostly by correcting typos, and shortening very long paragraphs. Someone in America typed it out, but she didn't know what to do after that, and niether did I. So it sat on a shelf in her garage in San Clemente, California for years. She sent it to a cousin, hoping he could help, but to no avail. I had a book [...]
 


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