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Holocaust study [kit]
[compiled by the Resource Centre staff]
Kitchener, ON : WCDSB, 1998.
67 books (multiple copies of most titles), 2 reproduced articles

Annotations:

Number the stars, by Lois Lowry won the 1990 Newbery medal.
Includes bibliographical references.
After the war / C. Matas (4c) -- Alicia : my story / A. Appleman-Jurman (3c) -- Anne Frank, beyond the diary : a photographic remembrance -- Anne Frank : the diary of a young girl (10 c.) -- Anne Frank's Tales from the secret annex (3c) -- The cage / R. Sender (6c) -- Daniel's story / C. Matas (5c) -- The devil's arithmetic / J. Yolen (3c) -- Friedrich / H. Richter (3c) -- Good-bye Marianne / I. Watts (6 c) -- The death camps / W. Lace -- The final solution / E. Rice -- The Nazis / W. Lace -- Nazi war criminals / E. Rice -- The resistance / D. Bachrach -- The righteous gentiles / V. Sherrow -- The survivors / E. Ayer -- I am David / A. Holm (5c) -- Night / E. Wiesel (6c) -- Number the stars / L. Lowry (2c)-- A picture book of Anne Frank / D. Adler (2c) -- Tell no one who you are / W. Buchignani (2c) -- Exploring the holocaust / R. Fox [in Emergency librarian 24:5] -- Talking about books : bringing life's issues into classrooms [in Language arts v.74, no. 6]
A collection of historical novels, biographies, memoirs and other nonfiction about the Nazis' program to eliminate the Jews of Europe, as well as other groups deemed "unfit"
Gr.6-8.

Reviews:

Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)
In a boxed and starred review, PW commented that this ``superb exploration of the particular and the universal meanings of a seminal work... moves past symbolism to disentangle the real Anne Frank from mythography.'' All ages. (May) q

Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)
Set in Nazi-occupied Denmark in 1943, this 1990 Newbery winner tells of a 10-year-old girl who undertakes a dangerous mission to save her best friend. Ages 10-14. (Sept.)

Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)
Ten years old when her brother was arrested by Nazis, Miller, a Jewish girl, survived the occupation of Belgium by living under a false identity. In a starred review, PW said that Buchignani recreates Miller's experiences with "aching clarity," conveying "both a human drama and a chilling moment in history." Ages 12-up. (May) r

Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)
Teenaged Riva narrates the suffering of her family during the Holocaust. As PW said, "Her story wrenches the heart, but makes one rejoice as well." Ages 12-up. (Aug.)

Subjects:

World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, Jewish.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Interdisciplinary approach in education.
War stories.
Historical fiction.
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