historical fiction, History, Holocaust, Nonfiction

Remembering the holocaust: essential reading.

We've gathered a list of moving nonfiction and fiction books that will enlighten readers about the Holocaust. Adult Historical Fiction Lilac girls : a novel Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this powerful debut novel reveals an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.… Continue reading Remembering the holocaust: essential reading.

historical fiction, History, Holocaust, Nonfiction, Traveling Exhibit

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Visit the Anne Frank exhibit and explore our "Remembering the Holocaust" book list.

historical fiction, History, Holocaust, Nonfiction

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

January 27th was set as the International Holocaust Remembrance day in 2005 after the UN resolution to commemorate the victims of the holocaust. On this day in 1945, Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi concentration, and death camp were liberated. For Remembrance Day we have created a book list of fiction and nonfiction titles below that explore… Continue reading International Holocaust Remembrance Day

History, Nonfiction, Traveling Exhibit

“Anne Frank: A History for Today” Exhibit at Otis Library

    Otis Library will host the traveling exhibit “Anne Frank: A History for Today” from January 3 through January 31, 2018 in the Millie and Martin Shapiro Community Room.  This exhibit presents the history of the Holocaust through the perspective of Anne Frank and her family.  Juxtaposing photographs of the Frank family with historical… Continue reading “Anne Frank: A History for Today” Exhibit at Otis Library