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The tattooist of Auschwitz : a novel / Heather Morris.

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  • 3 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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3 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC MOR (Text) 39230031903501 Adult New Books Checked out 11/24/2018
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Morris, Heather (Text) 78294000268824 New Adult Fiction Checked out 11/24/2018
Jay Co PL - Portland AF MORRI (Text) 76383000462497 Adult New Shelf, F Checked out 11/28/2018
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch FICTION MORRIS (Text) 37516002040817 Adult New Book Shelf-Fiction Checked out 11/20/2018
Ladoga Clark Twp PL - Ladoga FIC MOR PB (Text) 34545000329908 Adult In process -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F MORR (Text) 39231033474251 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room In process -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL FIC MOR (Text) 30419101521782 New Fiction Checked out 11/28/2018
Paoli PL - Paoli ADULT FIC MOR (Text) 79593000035370 NEW BOOKS Checked out 11/26/2018
Peabody PL - Columbia City FICTION MORRIS (Text) 30403002328433 Adult - Fiction Checked out 11/24/2018
Princeton PL - Princeton Fic Morris (Text) 30890000697779 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062797155
  • ISBN: 0062797158
  • Physical Description: 262 pages, 11 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
"In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tatowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners. Imprisoned for more than two and a half years, Lale witnesses horrific atrocities and barbarism--but also incredible acts of bravery and compassion. Risking his own life, he uses his privileged position to exchange jewels and money from murdered Jews for food to keep his fellow prisoners alive. One day in July 1942, Lale, prisoner 32407, comforts a trembling young woman waiting in line to have the number 34902 tattooed onto her arm. Her name is Gita, and in that first encounter, Lale vows to somehow survive the camp and marry her.""--Publisher.
Subject: Auschwitz (Concentration camp) > Fiction.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Fiction.
Tattoo artists > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Jews > Poland > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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