Teen Reader's Choice Award: Book #6
Each week- until June 2nd- we're featuring one of the Top 1- Teen Reader's Choice Award books. Read the description. Get inspired. Read the book. Then vote!
The Librarian of Auschwitz- by Antonio Iturbe; translated by Lilit Thwaites
"A teenager girl imprisoned in the notorious extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau keeps the secret library of a forbidden school. Compared to her fellow inmates, Dita Adlerova, 14, is relatively lucky."
This book has received starred reviews from the following institutions:
- Publishers Weekly
- School Library Journal
- Shelf Awareness
- The Horn Book
*The book also has Common Core connections*
Check this book and the rest of the Top 10 books out at your CCRCE library today!
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