the Stars by Lois Lowry
The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous: Stories of Moral Courage
Hiding Jews from the Nazis was a very dangerous and courageous act during World War II. At this site, scroll down to "Stories of Moral Courage" and click the links to read about brave people who risked their own lives to protect Jewish people.
Children of the Holocaust: Stories of Survival
children became orphans during the Nazi invasions
of World War II, especially children who happened
to be Jewish. At this site, three survivors
recall the horrors their young eyes saw.
the War by Carol Matas
Jews Went from Hiding Place to Hiding Place
Avram Willis is a Greek Jew who was separated
from her family for a time during World War
II. This site features a newspaper article about
her experiences and her reunion with her family.
Island on Bird Street by Uri Orlev
The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
site provides a pictorial essay on the 1943
Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. It offers a brief annotation
of the images as well as links to other Holocaust
Am Fifteen—and I Don’t Want to Die by
of the Holocaust
a glimpse into the lives of the children of
the Holocaust at this site, which offers photographs
and stories that are both chilling and compelling.