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Books by Antonio Iturbe

  • The Librarian of Auschwitz

    Antonio Iturbe

    Product Code: BWMCX
    Paperback
    Readers of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and The Choice will love this story about the smallest library in the world - and the most dangerous.

    Fourteen-year-old Dita and her parents are taken from Prague and sent to live in Auschwitz, imprisoned by the Nazis. 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 books the prisoners have smuggled past the guards - and she agrees.

    And so Dita becomes the secret librarian of Auschwitz, responsible for the safekeeping of the small collection of titles, as well as the 'living books'. But books are dangerous, they make people think. And nowhere are they more dangerous than the children's block - where the slightest transgression can result in execution...
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