The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Boy in the Striped PajamasIf you start to read this book, you will go on a journey with a nine year old boy named Bruno Though this isn t a book for nine year olds And sooner or later you will arrive with Bruno at a fence n nFences like this exist all over the world We hope you never have to encounter one.

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The Plot Against America

The Plot Against AmericaIn an astonishing feat of narrative invention, our most ambitious novelist imagines an alternate version of American history In 1940 Charles A Lindbergh, heroic aviator and rabid isolationist, is elected President Shortly thereafter, he negotiates a cordial understanding with Adolf Hitler, whil

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Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)

Night  (The Night Trilogy, #1)Born in the town of Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 to Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald Night is the terrifying record of Elie Wiesel s memories of the death of his family, the death of his own innocence,

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The Diary of a Young Girl

The Diary of a Young GirlDiscovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank s remarkable diary has become a world classic a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit n nIn 1942, with the Nazis occupying Holland, a thirteen year old Jewish girl and he

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The Fixer

The FixerA classic that won Malamud both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award n nThe Fixer 1966 is Bernard Malamud s best known and most acclaimed novel one that makes manifest his roots in Russian fiction, especially that of Isaac Babel n nSet in Kiev in 1911 during a period of heightened anti Sem

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An Officer and a Spy

An Officer and a Spyn Robert Harris returns to the thrilling historical fiction he has so brilliantly made his own This is the story of the infamous Dreyfus affair told as a chillingly dark, hard edged novel of conspiracy and espionage nParis in 1895 Alfred Dreyfus, a young Jewish officer, has just been convicted of

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What I Saw and How I Lied

What I Saw and How I LiedWhen Evie s father returned home from World War II, the family fell back into its normal life pretty quickly But Joe Spooner brought back with him than just good war stories When movie star handsome Peter Coleridge, a young ex GI who served in Joe s company in postwar Austria, shows up, Evie

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The Finkler Question

The Finkler QuestionJulian Treslove, a professionally unspectacular and disappointed BBC worker, and Sam Finkler, a popular Jewish philosopher, writer and television personality, are old school friends Despite a prickly relationship and very different lives, they ve never quite lost touch with each other or with the

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The Complete Maus (Maus, #1-2)

The Complete Maus (Maus, #1-2)Combined for the first time here are Maus I A Survivor s Tale and Maus II the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler s Europe By addressing the horror of the Holocaust through cartoons, the author captures the everyday reality of fear and is able to expl

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The Origins of Totalitarianism

The Origins of TotalitarianismHannah Arendt s definitive work on totalitarianism and an essential component of any study of twentieth century political history n nThe Origins of Totalitarianism begins with the rise of anti Semitism in central and western Europe in the 1800s and continues with an examination of European colonial im

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The Devil's Arithmetic

The Devil's ArithmeticHannah thinks tonight Passover Seder will be the same as always But this year she will be mysteriously transported into the past Only she knows the horrors that await.

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How to Fight Anti-Semitism

How to Fight Anti-SemitismThe prescient New York Times writer delivers an urgent wake up call to all Americans exposing the alarming rise of anti Semitism in this country and explains what we can do to defeat it n n Stunning Bari Weiss is heroic, fearless, brilliant and big hearted Most importantly, she is right Lis

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The Accusation: Blood Libel in an American Town

The Accusation: Blood Libel in an American TownOn Saturday, September 22, 1928, Barbara Griffiths, age four, strayed into the woods surrounding the upstate village of Massena, New York Hundreds of people looked everywhere for the child but could not find her At one point, someone suggested that Barbara had been kidnapped and killed by Jews, an

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