Tag: holocaust

Blog Tour with Author Interview and Giveaway: The Truth About Us by Tia Souders

Book info: Title:  The Truth About Us  Author:  Tia Souders Genre:  YA Contemporary/historical fiction Published:  September 7th, 2018 Synopsis: The present is built on the past. But what if your past is a lie?When 18 yr old Abigail Bridges’ grandmother dies, she leaves behind a mysterious letter asking her to unravel a hidden family secret.There […]

Posted September 8, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 2 Comments

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Yes, I know I’m way behind everyone else on this one.  I’ve been meaning to read it for awhile.  But it was a big book, and I just had so many other things to read, that I just kept putting it on the back burner.  Finally I decided that it was time to read it […]

Posted October 25, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

For the Good of Mankind? by Vicki O. Wittenstein

Thanks to Netgalley and Lerner Publishing Group for allowing me to read this e-galley over the summer.  My interest in this book was probably sparked from both the fact that I am a science teacher, as well as the fact that I read The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks earlier this summer.  This book was […]

Posted September 1, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz

Thanks to Scholastic and Netgalley for allowing me to read an e-galley of this book in Fall of 2012.  I have always been fascinated by the Holocaust.  It just amazes me that things like this can actually take place in real life.  That people can be so horrible, and other people just look on, or […]

Posted February 1, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

The Thief of Auschwitz by Jon Clinch

I got this title from Netgalley, I believe right before they changed?  Or maybe right after they changed their site and I began having issues.  I can’t find it on there anymore, so I have no idea how to share my review or who the publisher is that I would share it with.  I believe […]

Posted January 6, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments