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  • 2 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Camden County Library.

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3 current holds with 4 total copies.

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Camden County Library District - Osage Beach FIC MIDWOOD (Text) 31320003822371 Adult Fiction Available -

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"Nobody leaves Auschwitz alive. Mala, inmate 19880, understood that the moment she stepped off the cattle train into the depths of hell. As an interpreter for the SS, she uses her position to save as many lives as she can, smuggling scraps of bread to those desperate with hunger. Edward, inmate 531, is a camp veteran and a political prisoner. Though he looks like everyone else, with a shaved head and striped uniform, he's a fighter in the underground Resistance. And he has an escape plan. They are locked up for no other sin than simply existing. But when they meet, the dark shadow of Auschwitz is lit by a glimmer of hope. Edward makes Mala believe in the impossible. That despite being surrounded by electric wire, machine guns topping endless watchtowers and searchlights roaming the ground, they will leave this death camp. A promise is made--they will escape together or they will die together. What follows is one of the greatest love stories in history..."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Auschwitz (Concentration camp) > Fiction.
Concentration camp inmates > Fiction.
Internment camp escapes > Fiction.
Nazi concentration camp escapes > Fiction.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Romance fiction.

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