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  • All-of-a-kind family [downloadable ebook]

    All-of-a-kind family1979

    by Sydney Taylor

    (23,654)

    Summary: The adventures of five sisters growing up in a Jewish family in New York in the early twentieth century.

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  • All-of-a-kind family Hanukkah

    All-of-a-kind family Hanukkah2018

    by Emily Jenkins

    (443)

    Summary: In 1912 New York, Gertie feels left out while Mama and her four older sisters cook Hanukkah dinner, but Papa comes home and asks her help with an important task.

    BOOK

    Call #: E JENKINS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Annexed

    Annexed2010

    by Sharon Dogar

    (4,779)

    Summary: What was it like hiding in the Annex with Anne Frank? This novel tells the story from the point of view of Peter Van Pels, from the day he went into hiding with the Franks, through his imprisionment at Auschwitz.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DOGAR

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Annexed [downloadable ebook]

    Annexed2010

    by Sharon Dogar

    (4,779)

    Summary: What was it like hiding in the Annex with Anne Frank? This novel tells the story from the point of view of Peter Van Pels, from the day he went into hiding with the Franks, through his imprisonment at Auschwitz.

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  • Anya and the dragon

    Anya and the dragon2019

    by Sofiya Pasternack

    (751)

    Summary: In an alternate ninth century, twelve-year-old Anya and a new friend face a Viking and a tsar to protect the water dragon that saved her life, putting her family's home at risk.

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    Call #: YA F PASTERNACK

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  • Anya and the dragon [eBook]

    Anya and the dragon2019

    by Sofiya Pasternack

    (707)

    Summary: In an alternate ninth century, twelve-year-old Anya and a new friend face a Viking and a tsar to protect the water dragon that saved her life, putting her family's home at risk.

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  • Anya and the nightingale

    Anya and the nightingale2020

    by Sofiya Pasternack

    Series: Anya - #2

    (154)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Anya sets out to find her missing father but instead travels to Kiev, where she meets the tsar, dines with a rabbi, and rescues two brothers from a dangerous monster lurking beneath the city.

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    Call #: YA F PASTERNACK

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  • Armstrong & Charlie

    Armstrong & Charlie2017

    by Steven Frank

    (522)

    Summary: "During the pilot year of a Los Angeles school system integration program, two sixth grade boys, one black, one white, become best friends as they learn to cope with everything from first crushes and...  more »

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    Call #: YA F FRANK

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Arthur Yorkins's The flying latke

    Arthur Yorkins's The flying latke1999

    by Arthur Yorinks

    (51)

    Summary: A family argument on the first night of Chanukah results in a food fight and a flying latke that is mistaken for a flying saucer.

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    Call #: E YORINKS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The artifact hunters

    The artifact hunters2020

    by Janet S. Fox

    (80)

    Summary: During World War II, a Czechoslovakian Jewish boy is sent to northern Scotland to live in a castle that houses gifted children who are learning to harness their magical powers to support the Allies' cause.

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    Call #: J F FOX

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • At the end of the world, turn left

    At the end of the world, turn left2021

    by Zhanna Slor

    (69)

    Summary: In 2008, college student Anna feels stuck in Milwaukee, with no real connections and parents who stifle her artistic talents. She is eager to have a life beyond the heartland. When she's contacted...  more »

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    Call #: F SLOR

    Location: New Adult Fiction

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  • Behind the bedroom wall

    Behind the bedroom wall1996

    by Laura E. Williams

    (3,930)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Korinna must decide whether to report her parents to her Hitler youth group when she discovers that they are hiding Jews in a secret space behind Korinna's bedroom wall.

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    Call #: J F WILLIAMS

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • The Berlin Boxing Club

    The Berlin Boxing Club2011

    by Rob Sharenow

    (5,074)

    Summary: In 1936 Berlin, fourteen-year-old Karl Stern, considered Jewish despite a non-religious upbringing, learns to box from the legendary Max Schmeling while struggling with the realities of the Holocaust.

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    Call #: YA F SHARENOW

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The bicycle spy

    The bicycle spy2016

    by Yona Zeldis McDonough

    (1,475)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Marcel loves riding his bicycle, and dreams of competing in the Tour de France, but it is 1942 and German soldiers are everywhere, stopping him as he delivers bread from his parents'...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MCDONOUGH

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Birdland [downloadable audiobook]

    Birdland2005

    by Tracy Mack

    Summary: Swirling riffs of language and a propulsive beat set this gritty, transcendent novel in motion. Amid the sparkle and hum of a New York City winter, Jed and his best friend, Flyer, are filming a...  more »

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  • Bit by bit

    Bit by bit1995

    by Steve Sanfield

    (29)

    Summary: When Zundel the tailor wears out his beautiful coat, he continues to make smaller and smaller garments from the material that is left.

    BOOK

    Call #: E SANFIELD

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The blessing cup

    The blessing cup2013

    by Patricia Polacco

    (676)

    Summary: A single china cup from a tea set left behind when Jews were forced to leave Russia helps hold a family together through generations of living in America, reminding them of the most important things in life.

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    Call #: E POLACCO

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The book of lost names

    The book of lost names2020

    by Kristin Harmel

    (44,850)

    Summary: Eva Traube Abrams, a semi-retired librarian in Florida, is shelving books one morning when her eyes lock on a photograph in a magazine lying open nearby. She freezes; it's an image of a book she...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HARMEL

    Location: New Adult Fiction

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  • The book of lost names [eBook]

    The book of lost names2020

    by Kristin Harmel

    (48,239)

    Summary: Eva Traube Abrams, a semi-retired librarian in Florida, is shelving books one morning when her eyes lock on a photograph in a magazine lying open nearby. She freezes; it's an image of a book she...  more »

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  • The book thief

    The book thief2007

    by Markus Zusak

    (1,961,094)

    Summary: Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ZUSAK

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • The book thief [Blu-ray]

    The book thief2014

    Summary: Based upon the best-selling novel. The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II, Germany. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted...  more »

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU DRAMA BOOK

    Location: Blu-rays Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book thief [CD book]

    The book thief2006

    by Markus Zusak (read by Allan Corduner)

    (1,961,175)

    Summary: Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F ZUSAK

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book thief [downloadable audiobook]

    The book thief2006

    by Markus Zusak

    (1,961,175)

    Summary: An incredible young adult novel about how a young girl's love of books helps a community survive World War II and the Holocaust. It's just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some...  more »

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  • The book thief [downloadable ebook]

    The book thief2005

    by Markus Zusak

    (1,961,175)

    Summary: Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

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  • The boy in the striped pajamas : a fable

    The boy in the striped pajamas : a fable2006

    by John Boyne

    (575,704)

    Summary: Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F BOYNE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The boy in the striped pajamas [CD book] : a fable

    The boy in the striped pajamas : a fable2006

    by John Boyne (read by Michael Maloney)

    (575,717)

    Summary: Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F BOYNE

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The boy in the striped pajamas [downloadable audiobook]

    The boy in the striped pajamas2006

    by John Boyne

    (575,746)

    Summary: Guaranteed to spark discussion and debate--this is a tale of two young boys experiencing the Holocaust from different perspectives and getting caught up in terrible events entirely beyond their...  more »

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  • The boy in the striped pajamas [downloadable ebook] / a fable

    The boy in the striped pajamas / a fable2008

    by John Boyne

    (575,717)

    Summary: Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.

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  • Bridge to America [downloadable ebook] / based on a true story

    Bridge to America / based on a true story2005

    by Linda Glaser

    (116)

    Summary: Eight-year-old Fivel narrates the story of his family's Atlantic Ocean crossing to reunite with their father in the United States, from its desperate beginning in a shtetl in Poland in 1920 to his stirrings of identity as an American boy.

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  • A brief chapter in my impossible life [downloadable audiobook]

    A brief chapter in my impossible life2006

    by Dana Reinhardt

    Summary: Simone's starting her junior year in high school. Her mom's a lawyer for the ACLU, her dad's a political cartoonist, so she's grown up standing outside the organic food coop asking people to sign...  more »

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  • A brief chapter in my impossible life [downloadable ebook]

    A brief chapter in my impossible life2006

    by Dana Reinhardt

    (1,663)

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old atheist Simone Turner-Bloom's life changes in unexpected ways when her parents convince her to make contact with her biological mother, an agnostic from a Jewish family who is losing her battle with cancer.

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  • Brik

    Brik2017

    by Adam Glass

    (37)

    Summary: When Drew, a 12-year-old Jewish boy from Yonkers, loses his beloved grandfather to gang violence, he turns to tradition, anger, and Kabbalah to serve vengeance. Conjuring a supernatural defender to...  more »

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    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL GLA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The bronze bow [downloadable audiobook]

    The bronze bow2006

    by Elizabeth George Speare

    (21,167)

    Summary: After witnessing his father's crucifixion by Roman soldiers, Daniel bar Jamin is fired by a single passion: to avenge his father's death by driving the Roman legions from the land of Israel. Consumed...  more »

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  • Brooklyn Bridge [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Brooklyn Bridge / a novel2009

    by Karen Hesse

    Summary: In 1903 Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life changes for the worse when his parents, Russian immigrants, invent the teddy bear and turn their apartment into a factory, while nearby the...  more »

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  • Bundle of trouble : a Rebecca mystery

    Bundle of trouble : a Rebecca mystery2011

    by Kathryn Reiss

    Series: American Girl Mysteries Series

    (307)

    Summary: After Rebecca meets a new family in her New York City apartment building and helps watch their fussy baby while they are moving in, she becomes convinced that they have been victimized by the kidnappers that have been operating in their neighborhood.

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    Call #: J F AMERICAN REBECCA

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The butterfly

    The butterfly2000

    by Patricia Polacco

    (1,939)

    Summary: During the Nazi occupation of France, Monique's mother hides a Jewish family in her basement and tries to help them escape to freedom.

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    Call #: E POLACCO

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Candlelight for Rebecca

    Candlelight for Rebecca2009

    by Jacqueline Dembar Greene

    Series: American Girl Rebecca Series - #3

    (1,295)

    Summary: While Rebecca Rubin helps her building's ailing superintendent take care of his homing pigeons, she puzzles over what to do with the Christmas centerpiece her teacher insisted she make but which has no place in her Jewish home.

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    Call #: J F AMERICAN REBECCA

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • The case of the missing books : a mobile library mystery

    The case of the missing books : a mobile library mystery2006

    by Ian Sansom

    Series: Mobile Library Series

    (3,363)

    BOOK

    Call #: F SANSOM

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The castle on Hester Street

    The castle on Hester Street2007

    by Linda Heller

    (156)

    Summary: Julie's grandmother deflates many of her husband's tall tales about their journey from Russia to America and their life on Hester Street.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HELLER

    Location: Picture Books

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  • The cats in Krasinski Square

    The cats in Krasinski Square2004

    by Karen Hesse

    (1,027)

    Summary: Two Jewish sisters, escapees of the infamous Warsaw ghetto, devise a plan to thwart an attempt by the Gestapo to intercept food bound for starving people behind the dark Wall.

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    Call #: E HESSE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details