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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer by Irene Gut Opdyke
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Mar 08, 2016 | ISBN 9780553538847
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    Mar 08, 2016 | ISBN 9780553538847 | Young Adult

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    Dec 18, 2008 | ISBN 9780307557025 | Young Adult

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“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 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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