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The Plot Against America by Philip Roth

This novel speculates on what would have happened if Charles A Lindbergh had been the Republican presidential candidate in 1940, instead of Wendell Willkie, and defeated FDR. Lindbergh signs a non-aggression pact with Hitler, and American Jews like the Roth family experiences how antisemitism becomes more accepted in the American society and Jews are persecuted on various levels. The central character is young Philip Roth. With a father who staunchly opposes President Lindbergh, a cousin who goes to fight Hitler and loses a leg, and a Rabbi uncle who strongly supports Lindbergh, what will happen?

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Set in Denmark during the Nazi occupation, this story explores a lesser known aspect of World War II. The Johansen family, including ten-year-old Anne Marie, take over the care of her Jewish friend, Ellen Rosen. The Rosens are in danger and hope Ellen can pass as a member of the Johansen family until passage can be arranged for all of the Rosens to leave Denmark and go safely to Sweden. Anne Marie shows courage and determination in helping her friend.

Witness by Karen Hesse

It is 1924 and the Ku Klux Klan have begun to infiltrate Vermont. And as the town turns on itself, nobody is safe - nobody. Discrimination and prejudice abound but perhaps those proclaiming goodwill should think again …

The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank

The thoughts, worries and dreams of a young Jewish girl hiding in Nazi-occupied Poland are collected and retold.

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