Little Read Book List

shawl.jpgEnjoy this list of children’s and teen books related to the 2013 Big Read title The Shawl by Cynthia Ozick. This year’s related Little Read titles are Number the Stars by Lois Lowry and The Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen.

Call number locations where these books can be found at Adriance and/or Arlington libraries are included.

Picture Books

The Cats in Krasinski Square by Karen Hesse (E Hes)
The Lily Cupboard  by Shulamith Levey Oppenheim (E Opp)
The Secret Seder by Doreen Rappaport (E Rap)
The Yellow Star: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark by Carmen Agra Deedy (E Dee)

J Fiction

Ashes by Kathryn Lasky (J Las)
Benno and the Night of Broken Glass by Meg Wiviott (J Wiv)
Devil’s Arithmetic by Jane Yolen (J Yol)
The Entertainer and the Dybbuk by Sid Fleischman (J Fle)
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry (J Low)
Operation Trinity by Clifford Riley (J Ril)
Someone Named Eva by Joan M. Wolf (J Wol)
Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba by Margarita Engle (J Eng)

J Non-Fiction

Always Remember Me: How One Family Survived World War II by Marisabina Russo (J 940.53 Rus)
The Anne Frank Case: Simon Wiesenthal’s Search for the Truth by Susan Goldman Rubi (J B Frank)
The Cat with the Yellow Star: Coming of Age in Terezin by Ela Weissberger (J B Weissberger)  Note:  The author of this book will appear at a Big Read program on Saturday, November 9 at 2:30 p.m. at the Poughkeepsie Friends Meeting on Hooker Avenue.
Fireflies in the Dark: The story of Friedl Dicker-Brandeis and the Children of Terezin by Susan Goldman Rubin (J 940.53 Rub)
The Grand Mosque of Paris: A Story of How Muslims Rescued Jews During the Holocaust by Karen Gray Ruelle (J 940.53 Rue)
Hana’s Suitcase : A True Story by Karen Levine (J B Brady)
The Secret of Priest’s Grotto : A Holocaust Survival Story by Peter Lane Taylor with Christos Nicola (J 940.53 Tay)
Smoke and Ashes : The Story of the Holocaust by Barbara Rogasky (J 940.53 Rog)

Teen Fic

Annexed by Shanon Dogar (Teen Dog)
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas : A Fable by John Boyne (Teen Boy)
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (Teen Wei)
Escaping into the Night by D. Dina Friedman (Teen Fri)
Summer of My German Soldier by Bette Greene (Teen Gre)

YA Non-Fiction

Beyond Courage : The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust by Doreen Rappaport (YA 940.531 Rap)
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank (YA 940.5315 Fra)
In My Hands : Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer by Irene Gut Opdyke (YA B Opdyke)
A Special Fate : Chiune Sugihara, Hero of the Holocaust by Alison Leslie Gold (YA B Sugihara)
Surviving Hitler : A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps by Andrea Warren (YA B Mandelbaum)
We Are Their Voice: Young People Respond to the Holocaust by Kathy Kacer (YA 940.531 We)

Teen Graphic Novel

Maus: a Survivor’s Tale by Art Spiegelman (Teen GN Spi)
Resistance by Carla Jablonski (Teen GN Jab)
X-Men : Magneto Testament by Greg Pak  (Teen GN Pak)