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Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust  by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Jan 02, 2016

Alas, another Holocaust book. Thats what everyone says when these come out. But it is important not to...

Farmer Boy (Little House, #3)  by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Farmer Boy (Little House, #3) by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Dec 25, 2015

As I continue with this series, I am realizing that I will not be able to finish it....

Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad  by M.T. Anderson

Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad by M.T. Anderson

Dec 25, 2015

This is definitely one of my new favorite books. It combines two things that I really love, music...

Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1)  by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1) by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Nov 25, 2015

I have heard about these for a long time, often under extreme measures such as “I did not...

A School for Unusual Girls (Stranje House, #1)  by Kathleen Baldwin

A School for Unusual Girls (Stranje House, #1) by Kathleen Baldwin

Oct 13, 2015

After meeting the author at a book convention, I really liked what she had to say and wanted...

Chains (Seeds of America, #1)  by Laurie Halse Anderson

Chains (Seeds of America, #1) by Laurie Halse Anderson

Sep 12, 2015

This has been on my to-read list for a very long time. I was finally pushed over the...

Black Dove, White Raven  by Elizabeth Wein

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Sep 08, 2015

At first I was only reading this book because I loved the other books by this author. That...

Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2)  by Elizabeth Wein

Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2) by Elizabeth Wein

Mar 10, 2015

After reading Code Name Verity, it was only a matter of time before I read this one because...

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption  by Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

Jan 17, 2015

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand is an amazing story of survival and willpower. Louie Zamperini was a trouble maker...

Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

Jan 02, 2015

This is one of the first times that I had watched the movie before reading the book. That...

The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett

The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett

Nov 05, 2014

I was asked to read this by a family member, he does not recommend very many books, so...

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

Sep 04, 2014

I have been intending to read this book for a really long time now, when I heard that...

Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)  by Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) by Elizabeth Wein

Aug 03, 2014

This is a wonderful heart wrenching book that anyone who likes historical fiction should read. I normally do...

Jefferson’s Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Jefferson’s Sons by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

May 13, 2014

When I think of Thomas Jefferson, I first think about the fact that he wrote the Declaration of...

The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1) by Rick Riordan

The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles, #1) by Rick Riordan

Mar 09, 2014

The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan is about two teenagers, Carter and Sadie. Carter and Sadie are brother...

I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust (Elli Friedmann #1) by Livia Bitton-Jackson

I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust (Elli Friedmann #1) by Livia Bitton-Jackson

Jan 19, 2014

I have read a lot of concentration camp memoirs, but this one was really different for me. Something...