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Book Review: The Choice by Edith Eger

Pages: 384 Genre: Non-Fiction/Autobiography Publication Date: September 5, 2017 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Holocaust, Identity, Family, Forgiveness, Healing, Happiness Sixteen-year-old Edith experienced the unimaginable for many of us, the Holocaust. She had encounters with the intimating Dr. Mengele, tragically watched her family split apart, and barely survive. As Dr. Edith Eger tells her story from her sixteen-year-old self to her…… Continue reading Book Review: The Choice by Edith Eger

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My Book Bucket List Review: Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

This is the fourth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post after this one! Pages: 402 Genre: Non-Fiction/Holocaust/Classic Publication Date: October 18, 1982 Themes: Holocaust, World War II, Concentration Camps, Persecution, Bravery, Courage, Faith, Persistence Oskar Schindler is well known for saving so many people in the Jewish community during World…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

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My Book Bucket List: May 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

The May 2018 poll is closed and the results are in! My May 2018 read will be Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally because you voted!  This one has been a long time coming for me to read. The first time I learned that the world isn’t just a happy place for everyone was in elementary school when…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List: May 2018 Book Poll Closed + Winner

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ARC Book Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Pages: 206 Genre: Historical Fiction/Romance Publication Date:  February 1, 2018 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: WWII, Holocaust, Concentration Camps, Abuse, Oppression, Romance, Love, Loss, Survival, Identity, Freedom, Caution This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley and Bonnier Publishing Australia. During WWII, Lale, among so many, is taken away from home and brought to a concentration camp. He is…… Continue reading ARC Book Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Book Review · Nonfiction

I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir Number of Pages: 193 Publication Date: 1946 Rating:  out of 5 In the time of World War II, many of us know that several groups of people were unjustifiably persecuted and murdered. Here, in this translated book, the author wrote about his accounts while being assistant to Dr. Mengele, the experimental doctor of Auschwitz Concentration…… Continue reading I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

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Immediacy: Our Ways of Coping in Everyday Life by Fred Emil Katz

Genre: Non-Fiction/Psychology Number of Pages: 210 Publication Date: February 18, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating:  2 out of 4 stars To Learn More About the Book, Click: Immediacy on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is reviewed for the Blogger Review Program* In this series of essays, author Katz explores…… Continue reading Immediacy: Our Ways of Coping in Everyday Life by Fred Emil Katz