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2001
Marta's life in Budapest has been shattered by World War II. She has to leave school because Jews are barred from classes and her father is arrested and sent to Yugoslavia for forced labour. But her family may have a cha...
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2016
"Seventeen-year-old Natan has a safe and happy life in fourteenth-century Strasbourg, France. He works with his father in his rag trade, helps his mother around the house, and studies the Torah at night with his young br...
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Book

2008
In this fictionalized account of one of the last blood libel trials in Europe several Jewish men from the village of Tisza Eszvar are tried for the murder of a servant girl. A fourteen-year-old Jewish boy named Morris Sc...
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Book

2006
Jutka, a young Hungarian girl, is sent to Auschwitz during WWII and then to a refugee camp after the war is over. All the while, Jutka dreams of having a life in Canada.
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Book

2004
It is 1960 and Alex's immigrant family is living the North American dream. Her father is a respected doctor, and she has a warm circle of good friends from church, from Girl Guides, and from school. Perhaps her mother is...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2012
While life in Communist Hungary isn't easy for thirteen-year-old Nelly and her family, it is still home. Nelly has great friends, and a boy she likes. But when the Hungarian Revolution begins in 1956 Nelly's life becomes...

Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)

2006
Young Marta's life in Budapest has been shattered by war. Her school closes, her father is sent to dig ditches, she has little food, warm clothing and personal freedom. Many of the elderly , women and children were sent...
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EBook

2014
An informative and powerful novel, The World Outside explores the life of a teenage girl in a fundamentalist Hasidic community who dreams of a different future. Seventeen-year-old Chanie Altman lives the protected l...