Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



My mother's ring : a Holocaust historical novel / Dana Fitzwater Cornell.

Image of item

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rochester Library FIC COR (Text) 33187004088825 Fiction (adult) - R Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781490311487
  • ISBN: 1490311483
  • Physical Description: vi, 340 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: North Charleston, CreateSpace, 2013.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "The Holocaust didn't really end in 1945. Not for everyone. Even after the war, survivors' lives were influenced by their terrifying experiences. Some of them were never able to retell their stories--for others, it took decades. In My Mother's Ring: A Holocaust Historical Novel, Henryk Frankowski feels compelled to pen his memoir and finally share his poignant story from his hospital bed as he lay dying. His carefree childhood as a Jewish boy in Warsaw, Poland is never far from his mind as he recalls the tumultuous world he endured during the Holocaust. Henryk speaks uninhibitedly about the intense bond he has with his family, particularly his adoration for his nurturing mother. Ultimately, the Frankowskis' lives are broken apart as World War II ignites and the Nazis storm across Europe, imprisoning and killing millions. As senseless restrictions are implemented, living conditions are compressed, circumstances turn dire, and callous disregard for human life runs rampant, Henryk must find the resilience to carry on. All the while, he dreams of a family reunion in Warsaw ..."--Publisher's description.
Subject: Holocaust survivors > Fiction.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Historical fiction.

Additional Resources