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Yom Hashoah 2017 | The Whole Megillah’s Top Ten Holocaust Books for Children & Young Adults

In commemoration of Yom Hashoah 2017, I’m listing here my Top 10 Holocaust Books for Children and Young Adults (published since 2010), in no particular order: Prisoner of Night and Fog by Anne Blankman (Balzer + Bray, 2014) Once and … Continue reading

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Author’s Notebook | Anne Blankman, Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke

In July 2014, The Whole Megillah interviewed debut novelist Anne Blankman, author of the YA historical drama, Prisoner of Night and Fog, the story of Gretchen Müller and her search for the truth of about her father’s death and Uncle … Continue reading

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Two-in-One Notebook Special: Prisoner of Night and Fog Author Anne Blankman and Editor Kristin Rens

The Whole Megillah (TWM): How did you come up with the idea for this novel? Anne Blankman (AB): World War Two has fascinated me ever since I read Anne Frank’s diary as a seventh grader. A few years ago, after having … Continue reading

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