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The girl who survived Auschwitz : a true story Book
Book | One More Chapter, London : 2023.

  • 4 of 4 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative
  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Place Hold
Branch Call Number Location Holdable? Status
Fleming - Beamsville 940.5318092 Leibo Non-Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Grimsby 940.53 Lei Non-fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Thorold 940.53 LEIBO Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Welland Main 940.5318092 Leibo Biography Copy hold / Volume hold Available
About

Sara Leibovits, a 16-year-old Jewish girl, was a passenger on the train, together with her family. Within minutes, their horrific fate was sealed. The little family spent their final minutes together on the platform at Auschwitz before they were ordered in all directions and each left to their own fate. Sara's mother and baby brothers were sent to their deaths. Her father was made a Sonderkommando, one of the men forced to remove the bodies from the gas chambers, and was later executed. This is the powerful true story of Sara Leibovits and the incredible pain and hardships she went through during her time in the Death Camp. Yet despite the horrors she faced she always tried to maintain her families' values of courage, faith and kindness to others. Her story is intertwined with that of her daughter, Eti, seventy years later, who embodies the voice of the second generation and completes the Holocaust survivors' tale.
Details

  • ISBN: 9780008646066
  • ISBN: 9780008640590
  • Physical Description: x, 296, 14 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: London : One More Chapter, 2023.
  • Copyright: ©2020.
  • General Note:
    Includes reading group guide.
    "First published as One Girl in Auschwitz in 2020"--Title page verso.
  • Bibliography, etc. Note:
    Includes bibliographical references.

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