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Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz
After hearing Alan Gratz speak at a librarian conference about his book Prisoner B-3087, I could not wait to read the book.  Prisoner B-3087, is the fictionalized story of Jack (Yanek) Gruener's life.  Yanek survived 10 concentration camps during WWI (More)
Out of Darkness by Ashley Hope Perez
  This book will draw you in but beware it is a difficult and heart wrenching read. The story is told in alternating voice between Naomi, Beto, Cari, Henry, Wash, and the Gang. The book is based on true events that happened at the New Lon (More)
Before We Were Yours Book Review
Historical Fiction - 342 pages - Published 2017  I absolutely loved this historical fiction novel! Lisa Wingate weaves the past and the present to create an intriguing story that explains the connection between two elderly women who have begun to (More)
Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick
What an emotional read! This book is not for the faint at heart. In it Patricia McCormick tells the story of Arn Chorn-Pond's three years, eight months, and twenty days that he spent in Cambodia under the reign of the Khmer Rouge. Arn faces and sees (More)