The librarian of Auschwitz
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New York : Goodwin Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2017.
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First American edition.
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423 pages ; 24 cm
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Delphos Public Library - FictionFIC IturbeOn Shelf
Great Bend Public Library - FictionFic Iturbe, AntonioOn Shelf
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Book
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English
ISBN
9781627796187, 1627796185, 9781250217677, 1250217679
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Level 6.8, 21 Points

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Includes bibliographical references.
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Based on the experience of real-life Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus, this is the incredible story of a girl who risked her life to keep the magic of books alive during the Holocaust. Fourteen-year-old Dita is one of the many imprisoned by the Nazis at Auschwitz. Taken, along with her mother and father, from the Terezín ghetto in Prague, Dita is adjusting to the constant terror that is life in the camp. When Jewish leader Freddy Hirsch asks Dita to take charge of the eight precious volumes the prisoners have managed to sneak past the guards, she agrees. And so Dita becomes the librarian of Auschwitz.
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Follows Dita Kraus from age fourteen, when she is put in charge of a few forbidden books at Auschwitz concentration camp, through the end of World War II and beyond. Based on a true story.
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Translated from the Spanish.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Iturbe, A., & Thwaites, L. . (2017). The librarian of Auschwitz (First American edition.). Goodwin Books/Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Iturbe, Antonio, 1967- and Lilit Žekulin, Thwaites. 2017. The Librarian of Auschwitz. New York: Goodwin Books/Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Iturbe, Antonio, 1967- and Lilit Žekulin, Thwaites. The Librarian of Auschwitz New York: Goodwin Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Iturbe, Antonio, and Lilit Žekulin Thwaites. The Librarian of Auschwitz First American edition., Goodwin Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2017.

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