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  • Children's Books About the Holocaust : Grade Index

    Grade Index

    Grade: 04 - 06

    Adler, David A. One Yellow Daffodil; A Hannukah Story
    Baylis-White, Mary Sheltering Rebecca
    Vos, Ida Hide And Seek

    Grade: 05 - 08

    Adler, David A. We Remember The Holocaust
    Bachrach, Susan D. Tell Them We Remember; The Story Of The Holocaust
    Drucker, Olga Levy Kindertransport
    Hurwitz, Johanna Anne Frank, Life In Hiding
    Matas, Carol Lisa's War
    Richter, Hans Peter Friedrich
    Richter, Hans Peter I Was There
    Schnur, Steven The Shadow Children
    Stadtler, Bea The Holocaust, A History Of Courage And Resistance, Rev. Ed.
    Verhoever, Rian Anne Frank Beyond The Diary
    Vos, Ida Anna Is Still Here

    Grade: 05 -AD

    Beller, Ilex Life In The Shtetl; Scenes and Recollection

    Grade: 06-08

    Hoffman, Judy Joseph and Me In The Days Of The Holocaust
    Orlev, Uri Island On Bird Street
    Reiss, Johanna The Upstairs Room
    Ziemian, Joseph The Cigarette Sellers Of Three Crosses Square

    Grade: 06-09

    Altshuler, David A Hitler's War Against The Jews
    Atkinson, Linda In Kindling Flame: The Story of Hannah Senesh
    Chaikin, Miriam A Nightmare In History; The Holocaust 19331945
    Cohn, Lillian L A Shadow Over My Life
    Daniels, Fred Shadows In Twilight; A 19401945 Testimony
    David, Kati A Child's War; World War 11 Through The Eyes Of Children
    Deutschkron, Inge Outcast: A Jewish Girl in Wartime Berlin
    Drucker, Malka, and Michael Halperin Jacob's Rescue; A Holocaust Story
    Frank, Anne Anne Frank: The Diary Of A Young Girl
    Heyes, Eileen The Hitler Youth
    Kerr, Judith When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
    Koehn, Ilse Mischling, Second Degree
    Laird, Christa Shadow Of The Wall
    Linnea, Sharon Raoul Wallenberg; The Man Who Stopped Death
    Lowry, Lois Number The Stars
    Marrin, Albert Hitler
    Matas, Carol After The War
    Orlev, Uri The Man From The Other Side
    Rossel, Seymour The Holocaust; The Fire that Raged
    Schuman, Michael Elie Wiesel: Voice From the Holocaust
    Schur, Maxine Hannah Senesh  A Song of Light
    Sender, Ruth Minsky To Life
    Suhl, Yuri Uncle Misha's Partisans
    Volavkova, Hana, Ed I Never Saw Another Butterfly; Children's Drawings and Poems
    Zeinert, Karen The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising


    Abells, Chana Byers The Children We Remember
    Fluek, Toby Knobel Memoirs Of My Life In A Polish Village 19301949

    Grade: 07-09

    The Holocaust; A Grolier Student Library
    Holocaust (Series)
    Arrick, Fran Chernowitz!
    AsscherPinkhof, Clara Star Children
    Banet, Hannah Marcus They Called Me Frau Anna (Abridged Edition)
    Friedman, Ina R. Escape Or Die; True Stories Of Young People Who Survived The Holocaust
    Gies, Miep Anne Frank Remembered
    Siegal, Aranka Upon The Head Of A Goat: A Childhood In Hungary, 19391944

    Grade: 07-10

    Amdur, Richard Anne Frank
    Landau, Elaine The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
    Levitin, Sonia Journey to America
    Meltzer, Milton Rescue; The Story Of How Gentiles Saved Jews In The Holocaust
    Neimark, Anne E. One Man's Valor; Leo Baeck and the Holocaust
    Orgel, Doris The Devil In Vienna
    Rittner, Carol & Sondra Myers, Ed. The Courage to Care; Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust

    Grade: 07-AD

    The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization Historical Atlas Of The Holocaust

    Grade: 08-12

    Britton-Jackson, Livia I Have Lived A Thousand Years; Growing Up In The Holocaust
    Kanner, Mia Amalia Shattered Crystals
    Meltzer, Milton Never To Forget; The Jews of the Holocaust
    Neshamit, Sarah The Children Of Mapu Street
    Rossel, Seymour The Holocaust; The World And The Jews, 19331945

    Grade: 08-AD

      Encyclopedia Of The Holocaust, Israel Gutman, Ed.

    Grade: 09-12

    Birger, Trudy and Jeffrey M. Green A Daughter's Gift Of Love; A Holocaust Memoir
    Gotfryd, Bernard Anton The Dove Fancier and Other Tales Of The Holocaust
    Nolan, Han If I Should Die Before I Wake
    Roberts, lack L. Oskar Schindler

    Grade: 09-AD

    Bernheim, Mark Father Of The Orphans; The Story of Janusz Korczak
    Jewish Publication Society We Are Children Just The Same

    Grade: ADULT

    Stephens, Elaine C. and others, Ed. Learning About The Holocaust: Literature and Other Resources