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Seeking Refuge
By (author): Irene N. Watts   Illustrated by: Kathryn E. Shoemaker
ISBN: 9781926890029
Publisher: Tradewind Books
Pages: 128
Price: $15.95
A girl escapes to the UK from Nazi-occupied Austria.
Subject to Change
By (author): Karen Nesbitt
ISBN: 9781459811461
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 288
Price: $14.95
In this novel for teens, fifteen-year-old Declan struggles to make sense of his older brother's delinquency, his father's sexuality and his feelings for a girl who is way out of his league.
The Ship to Nowhere
By (author): Rona Arato
ISBN: 9781772600186
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 176
Price: $14.95
Rachel and her family, along with thousands of other Jewish refugees after the Holocaust, board the Exodus—a ship bound for Palestine—on a journey that they hope will bring them to safety and a new home.
Passover
By (author): Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781459809901
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 72
Price: $24.95
Enlivened by personal stories, Passover illuminates and celebrates how ancient Jewish traditions are kept alive in the modern world in this work of nonfiction for middle readers.
Bagels on Board
By (author): Joan Betty Stuchner   Illustrated by: Dave Whamond
ISBN: 9781459806955
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 80
Price: $7.95
In this early chapterbook, the third in a series about an adopted puppy named Bagels, the Bernsteins hop aboard a cruise and find themselves in the midst of a detective caper.
Hidden Gold
By (author): Ella Burakowski
ISBN: 9781927583746
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 336
Price: $13.95
The true story of the Gold family, whose experience of hiding in a secret enclosure in Poland during World War II is a heart-stopping testament to the human spirit.
Stones on a Grave
By (author): Kathy Kacer
ISBN: 9781459806597
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 240
Price: $14.95
In this YA novel, Sara arrives in Germany determined to explore her newly discovered Jewish heritage and solve the mystery of her parentage.
44 Hours or Strike!
By (author): Anne Dublin
ISBN: 9781927583760
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 136
Price: $11.95
During the Toronto Dressmakers’ Strike of 1931, young Jewish sisters Sophie and Rose must stand together in their fight for better working conditions, decent wages, and for their union – the ILGWU. Faced with unexpected – and sometimes violent – barriers, they quickly find that a strike is more than just a march.
Bagels the Brave
By (author): Joan Betty Stuchner   Illustrated by: Dave Whamond
ISBN: 9781459804937
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 64
Price: $6.95
In this sequel to Bagels Come Home, the Bernstein family heads off on a camping trip to Sasquatch Lake, only to encounter a series of mysterious happenings.
Jessie's Island
By (author): Sheryl McFarlane   Illustrated by: Sheena Lott
ISBN: 9781459810525
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $10.95
A lyrical celebration of island life.
The Choice
By (author): Kathy Clark
ISBN: 9781927583654
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 224
Price: $14.95
Jakob and his family hide their Jewish identity in Nazi-occupied Hungary. Discovered, he is sent as a prisoner to Auschwitz where he keeps himself alive out of a desire for revenge on the friend he believes turned on him, only to discover when he is free that things are not as he thought.
The Magician of Auschwitz
By (author): Kathy Kacer   Illustrated by: Gillian Newland
ISBN: 9781927583463
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 32
Price: $18.95
The true story of how a young boy’s life was changed because of the actions of the Magician of Auschwitz.
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