17 Results
17 Results
I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.
Book
2016
96 available of 104 items

"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.
Book
2019
6 available of 23 items

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.
Book
2019
9 available of 10 items

"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 brushmaker's daughter —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2020
15 available of 18 items

"Set in Berlin, Germany in 1939, a Jewish girl and her blind father try to avoid arrest by the Nazis with the help of a real-life upstander, German businessman Otto Weidt. Inspired by the real-life hero Otto Weidt--a Ger...

The brave princess and me : inspired by a true story —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 7 items

"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...

Stones on a grave —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2015
17 available of 18 items

The magician of Auschwitz —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2014
10 available of 11 items

"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...

Louder than words —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 5 items

"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.
Book
2017
10 available of 10 items

"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.
Book
2017
3 available of 4 items

"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 sound of freedom —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2017
7 available of 8 items

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.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

"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...

The brave princess and me : inspired by a true story —Kacer, Kathy, 1954- author.
Book
2019
0 available of 0 items

"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...

Broken strings —Walters, Eric, 1957- author.
Book
2019
0 available of 0 items

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...

Broken strings —Walters, Eric, 1957- author.
Book
2019
0 available of 0 items

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...

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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