Green Hills Branch Library is closed Nov 19-24 for parking lot maintenance. Get details.

All library locations are closed Thursday, Nov 22 and Friday, Nov 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Tell us what you think! Take our Facilities Satisfaction Survey.

The librarian of Auschwitz

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

*Recommended by Parents' Choice* This program features an author's note read by Dita Kraus. Based on the experience of real-life Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus, The Librarian of Auschwitz is the incredible story of a girl who risked her life to keep the magic of books alive during the Holocaust. Written with touching sensitivity by Antonio Iturbe, and translated by Lilit Thwaites, this audiobook provokes every emotional response and will not be forgotten.

Fourteen-year-old Dita is one of the many imprisoned by the Nazis at Auschwitz. Taken, along with her mother and father, from the Terez n ghetto in Prague, Dita is adjusting to the constant terror that is life in the camp. When Jewish leader Freddy Hirsch asks Dita to take charge of the eight precious volumes the prisoners have managed to sneak past the guards, she agrees. And so Dita becomes the librarian of Auschwitz.

Out of one of the darkest chapters of human history comes this extraordinary story of courage and hope. This title has Common Core connections.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781627796187
9781627796194
9781427296511
9781427287090
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.8, 21 Points
Lexile measure:
940L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 9bee25d9-56ff-a7ec-dabd-1ae7ff653c12
Grouping Title librarian of auschwitz
Grouping Author iturbe antonio
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 23:31:38PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 03:20:55AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 21
accelerated_reader_reading_level 6.8
auth_author2 Calin, Marisa,, Thwaites, Lilit Žekulin,
author Antonio Iturbe
author2-role Calin, Marisa,narrator., Findaway World, LLC., Playaway Digital Audio., Thwaites, Lilit Žekulin,tr., Thwaites, Lilit Žekulin,translator.
author_display Iturbe, Antonio
available_at_catalog Bellevue, Bellevue Kids
collection_catalog Audiobook, Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Bellevue - Teen Audiobook, Bellevue - Teen Fiction, Edmondson Pike - Teen Fiction, Green Hills - Teen Audiobook, Green Hills - Teen Fiction, Hermitage - Teen Fiction, Main Library - Teen Fiction, Old Hickory - Teen Fiction, Richland Park - Teen Fiction
display_description Follows Dita Kraus from age fourteen, when she is put in charge of a few forbidden books at Auschwitz concentration camp, through the end of World War II and beyond. Based on a true story.
format_catalog Book, Playaway, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
id 9bee25d9-56ff-a7ec-dabd-1ae7ff653c12
isbn 9781427287090, 9781427296511, 9781627796187, 9781627796194
item_details ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121635|Bellevue - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||BL||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121643|Edmondson Pike - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||EP||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121650|Green Hills - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121668|Hermitage - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||HM||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121676|Main Library - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121684|Old Hickory - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||OH||, ils:CARL0000687406|35192050121692|Richland Park - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||In Transit for Hold||RP||, ils:CARL0000687406|FF00153454|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6F615||, ils:CARL0000687406|FF00154314|Rose Park Middle - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4T675||, ils:CARL0000687406|FF00157302|McMurray Middle - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4K540||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294634|Hillwood High - Teen Fiction|HIST F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||67440||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294682|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|Historical F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||6G632||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294729|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||60110||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294777|Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||61182||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294826|East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||63290||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294877|Glencliff High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||64325||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294928|Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||69450||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00294979|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6A452||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295083|Maplewood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||6E550||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295134|McGavock High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6D532||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295187|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295245|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6F615||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295335|Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6I787||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00295537|Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||65397||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00313199|Wright Middle - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4X805||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323938|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||60110||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323939|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||60110||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323940|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||60110||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323952|Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||61182||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323953|Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||61182||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323954|Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||61182||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323966|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323967|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323968|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323983|East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||63290||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323984|East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||63290||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323985|East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||63290||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323997|Glencliff High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||64325||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323998|Glencliff High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||64325||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00323999|Glencliff High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||64325||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324011|Hillsboro High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||66435||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324025|Hillwood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||67440||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324026|Hillwood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||67440||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324027|Hillwood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||67440||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324039|Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||69450||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324040|Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||69450||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324041|Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||69450||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324053|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6A452||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324054|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6A452||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324055|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6A452||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324067|McGavock High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||6D532||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324068|McGavock High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6D532||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324069|McGavock High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6D532||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324082|Maplewood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6E550||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324083|Maplewood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6E550||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324084|Maplewood High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6E550||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324096|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6F615||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324097|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||6F615||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324113|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6G632||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324114|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6G632||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324115|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|Historical F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6G632||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324130|Stratford High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6H705||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324131|Stratford High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||In Processing||6H705||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324132|Stratford High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6H705||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324148|Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6I787||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324149|Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6I787||, ils:CARL0000687406|QQ00324150|Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||6I787||, ils:CARL0000687406|SE00002175|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F Itu|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6A452||, ils:CARL0000695818|35192050262140|Bellevue - Teen Audiobook|Playaway YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||BL||, ils:CARL0000695818|35192050262157|Green Hills - Teen Audiobook|Playaway YA Fiction Iturbe|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GH||, overdrive:40428083-7152-4b88-b2a4-2dbaf51da7b5|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|2|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||, overdrive:64c37fee-60ef-4ad1-bacc-dba580e54f45|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|2|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book, Playaway
last_indexed 2018-11-17T09:20:55.768Z
lexile_score 940
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Playaway YA Fiction Iturbe, YA Fiction Iturbe
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Main Kids, Main Library, Old Hickory, Richland Park
primary_isbn 9781627796187
publishDate 2017
record_details ils:CARL0000687406|Book|Books|1st American ed., 2017.|English|Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Co.,|2017.|423 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm., ils:CARL0000695818|Playaway|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Findaway World, LLC,|[2017]|1 audio media player (14 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in., overdrive:40428083-7152-4b88-b2a4-2dbaf51da7b5|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Macmillan Audio|2017|, overdrive:64c37fee-60ef-4ad1-bacc-dba580e54f45|eBook|eBook||English|Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)|2017|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:40428083-7152-4b88-b2a4-2dbaf51da7b5 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000695818 35192050262157 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000695818 35192050262140 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121643 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121650 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121668 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121676 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121635 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121684 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000687406 35192050121692 Checked Out In Transit for Hold false false true false false true
overdrive:64c37fee-60ef-4ad1-bacc-dba580e54f45 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
subject_facet Auschwitz (Concentration camp) -- Fiction, Books and reading, Books and reading -- Fiction, Children's audiobooks, Concentration camps, Concentration camps -- Fiction, Germany -- History -- 1933-1945, Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Germany, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Germany -- Fiction, Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945, Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction, Kraus, Dita, -- 1929- -- Fiction, Kraus, Dita, -- 1929- -- Juvenile fiction, Librarians -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction
title_display The librarian of Auschwitz
title_full The Librarian of Auschwitz, The librarian of Auschwitz / Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Thwaites, The librarian of Auschwitz / Antonio Iturbe ; translated by Lilit Žekulin Thwaites
title_short The librarian of Auschwitz
title_sub
topic_facet Books and reading, Concentration camps, Historical Fiction, History, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews, Kraus, Dita, Librarians, Teenage girls, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature