Library buildings are closed and there are no fines until further notice. We are open online 24/7 and are offering Contactless Pickup for holds.

Details about In my hands : memories of a Holocaust rescuer

IRENE GUT WAS just 17 in 1939, when the Germans and Russians devoured her native Poland. Just a girl, really. But a girl who saw evil and chose to defy it. "No matter how many Holocaust stories one has read, this one is a must, for its impact is so powerful."--"School Library Journal," Starred "A" Book Sense "Top Ten Pick" "A" Publisher's Weekly "Choice of the Year's Best Books" "A" Booklist "Editors Choice"


Matthew Lowder

Posted July 29, 2014

This book rattled me. If you've read nothing or believe you've read everything about the Holocaust, make this memoir your next read! It's not about the politics or the moving of armies or the gas chambers. It's the very personal story of a girl named…

read more


Holocaust Memoirs Posted May 18, 2010


Add a Comment