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I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.

"A picture book based on a true story about a young First Nations girl who was sent to a residential school. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confu...

Broken strings —Walters, Eric, 1957- author.

It's 2002. In the aftermath of the twin towers-- and the death of her beloved grandmother-- Shirli Berman is intent on moving forward. The best singer in her junior high, she auditions for the lead role in Fiddler on the...

Gaawin gindaaswin ndaawsii = I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.

"A translation of I Am Not a Number to Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) - Nishnaabemwin, Nbisiing dialect. The book includes both English and Anishinaabemowin. I Am Not a Number is the true story of eight-year-old Irene, who is...

The brave princess and me : inspired by a true story —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"Born deaf, Princess Alice of Greece knows what it is like to face discrimination. With the arrival of the Nazis, all the Jews living in Greece are in danger. Tilda Cohen and her mother must find a safe place to hide. Wh...

Louder than words —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"Twelve-year-old Dina, her mother, and two sisters must contend with the invasion of the Nazis of their small Ukrainian town during World War II. With the help of a new housekeeper, Nina, they struggle to stay safe from ...

To look a Nazi in the eye : a teen's account of a war criminal trial —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"The true story of nineteen-year-old Jordana Lebowitz's experience attending the war criminal trial of Oskar Groening. Groening worked at the Auschwitz concentration camp and became known as the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz....

The sound of freedom —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

Life is becoming dangerous for the Jews of Krakow in 1936 with incidents of violence and persecution increasing day by day. Twelve-year-old Anna begs her father to leave Poland, but he is reluctant to give up his positio...

Masters of silence —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"The second book in the middle grade series Heroes Quartet brings to light the little-known story of Marcel Marceau's heroic work for the French Resistance during WWII. Desperate to save her children from the Nazis, Henr...

Call across the sea —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

Henny has grown up with her father's boat, the Gerda III, as a home away from home. She loves sailing the waters between Denmark and Sweden, carried along by the salt breeze. But when Nazi rule tightens in Copenhagen, He...

The magician of Auschwitz —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"It is the time of World War II and Werner is a boy alone in the Auschwitz concentration camp. Werner never expected to meet a magician in such a sad and frightening place. Nor did he expect that his life could be change...

The sound of freedom —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"Life is becoming dangerous for the Jews of Krakow in 1936 with incidents of violence and persecution increasing day by day. Twelve-year-old Anna begs her father to leave Poland, but he is reluctant to give up his positi...

The brave princess and me : inspired by a true story —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.

"Born deaf, Princess Alice of Greece knows what it is like to face discrimination. With the arrival of the Nazis, all the Jews living in Greece are in danger. Tilda Cohen and her mother must find a safe place to hide. Wh...

I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Based on the life of Jenny Kay Dupuis' own grandmother, a young First Nations girl who was sent to a residential school. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school ...

Stones on a grave —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2015

Sara has never been out of the tiny town of Hope, Ontario, where she has been in an orphanage all her life. After a fire destroys the orphanage, clues about her parentage, a medical certificate and a Star of David, lead ...

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