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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer by Irene Gut Opdyke
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Mar 08, 2016 | 288 Pages
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Praise

“Powerful and life-affirming, this is the kind of exciting memoir that marks a reader forever.” — The Plain Dealer

“Even among WWII memoirs–a genre studded with extraordinary stories–this autobiography looms large, a work of exceptional substance and style.” —Publishers Weekly, starred

“Opdyke uses simple direct language to demystify the concept of heroism and depict courage as a matter of basic human decency well within the capabilities of ordinary humans.” — The Washington Post Book World 

Awards

ALA Best Books for Young Adults WINNER 2000

Maine Student Book Master List WINNER 2000

Texas TAYSHAS High School Reading List WINNER 2002

Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award NOMINEE 2001

ALA Best Books for Young Adults Top 10 SELECTION

Booklist Editor’s Choice SELECTION

New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age SELECTION

Publishers Weekly Best Books SELECTION

Riverbank Review Children’s Book[s] of Distinction SELECTION

PEN USA West Award for Fiction FINALIST

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