Journey to America

Journey to America


  • Author: Sonia Levitin
  • Release Date : 2020-07-21
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 3651339 Bytes


A beautifully repackaged 50th anniversary edition of Sonia Levitin’s powerful classic story about a young Jewish girl forced to flee her home, winner of the National Jewish Book Award.In 1938, Lisa Platt and her family know something dangerous is happening in Germany. Lately, there have been more and more restrictions for Jews: yellow stars they have to wear, schools they cannot attend, things they are forbidden to do. When their neighbors are arrested for petty reasons, the Platts realize they have to escape.Forbidden to bring money or possessions out of the country, Lisa’s father secretly leaves for America, planning to work until he can send for them. But when conditions in Germany worsen, Lisa, her mother, and her sisters flee to Switzerland ...

Sudden Times

Sudden Times


  • Author: Dermot Healy
  • Release Date : 2011-05-31
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 934562 Bytes


Ollie Wing is barely surviving. Back home in Sligo, he collects trolleys in a supermarket car park and lives in a run-down house with a group of art students. He can't escape what has happened in London and is tormented by old fears and regrets. Finally, he decides to confront his demons....

The Hiding Place
Score: 4.5
From 3,466 Ratings

The Hiding Place


  • Author : Corrie Ten Boom
  • Publisher : Hendrickson Publishers
  • Release Date : 2009-03
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781598563399


The Hiding Place Book Description :

The story of how Corrie and her family became leaders in the Dutch Underground, hiding Jewish people in a specially built room in their house and aiding their escape from the Nazis....

Return to the Hiding Place

Return to the Hiding Place


  • Author : Hans Poley
  • Publisher : Chariot Family Pub
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0781409322


Return to the Hiding Place Book Description :

By 1943, the Nazi pogroms that began in 1938 had penetrated the borders of Netherlands. "Voor Joden Verboden" (for Jews Forbidden) signs appeared in public places. Rumors of death camps and racial genocide turned out to be true. Nationwide raids on universities resulted in mass deportations of dissenting professors and students to forced labor in Germany....

In My Father s House
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

In My Father s House


  • Author : Corrie Ten Boom
  • Publisher : Fleming H Revell Company
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0800717716


In My Father s House Book Description :

The eighth book of the Corrie ten Boom Library, this is the first to focus on the years leading up to World War II and the events of "The Hiding Place." More than a collection of memories from her colorful life, this book explores the human side of one of the most authentic Christian witnesses and the faith that kept ten Boom strong....

The Hiding Place

The Hiding Place


  • Author : Rachel Abbott
  • Publisher : Wildfire
  • Release Date : 2020-10-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1472254961


The Hiding Place Book Description :

A BRAND NEW STEPHANIE KING NOVEL, FROM THE +4 MILLION COPY-BESTSELLING QUEEN OF PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLERS A year ago today, we all gathered for Lucas's wedding at his glorious Cornish home overlooking the sea. But no one was married that day. Now Lucas has invited us back to celebrate the anniversary. But the anniversary of what? The wedding that never happened, or the tragedy that occurred just hours before the ceremony was due to begin? He's told us that tonight he has planned a game. We have our costumes, we have our parts, and everyone must play. The game, he tells us, is about to begin. What does Lucas want from us? What are we not being told? And what's going to happen when this terrible game is over? Praise for AND SO IT BEGINS (Stephanie King B...

Tramp for the Lord
Score: 4.5
From 20 Ratings

Tramp for the Lord


  • Author : Corrie ten Boom
  • Publisher : CLC Publications
  • Release Date : 1974-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781936143580


Tramp for the Lord Book Description :

“It was in a church in Munich that I saw him.... “One moment I saw the overcoat and the brow hat; the next, a blue uniform and a visored cap with its skull and crossbones. It came back with a rush: The place was Ravensbruck and the man who was making his way forward has been a guard—one of the most cruel guards. “Now he was in front of me, hand thrust out. I was face to face with one of my captors and my blood seemed to freeze. “‘Fraulein, will you forgive me?’” Communicating her experience of God’s guidance, forgiveness and power, Corrie was still challenged to live fully the truths she had learned. In her imprisonment and later her world travels, her life continued to declare that “there is no pit so deep that Jesus’ love is n...

The Hiding Place

The Hiding Place


  • Author : Jeff Whitty
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822222434


The Hiding Place Book Description :

THE STORY: When Myra, an aspiring playwright and waitress, meets Karl, a well-regarded (and married) novelist, a romantic and imbalanced relationship begins. As their exchanges move beyond letter-writing to the beginning of an affair, Karl drops My...

Life Lessons from The Hiding Place
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Life Lessons from The Hiding Place


  • Author : Pam Rosewell Moore
  • Publisher : Chosen Books
  • Release Date : 2004-08-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780800793548


Life Lessons from The Hiding Place Book Description :

These never-before-published insights on an amazing servant of God help readers apply Corrie's lessons to their own lives....

The Hiding Place
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Hiding Place


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-10-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101606759


The Hiding Place Book Description :

Twenty-five years after a child's murder shocks a small Ohio town, new evidence forces everyone to question what they believe in this tense thriller from the bestselling author of Since She Went Away and Cemetery Girl. Janet Manning has been haunted by the murder since the day she lost sight of her four-year-old brother in the park. Now, with the twenty-fifth anniversary of Justin’s death looming, a detective and a newspaper reporter have started to ask questions, opening old wounds and raising new suspicions. Could the man convicted of the murder—who spent more than two decades in prison—really be innocent? Janet’s childhood friend and high school crush, who was in the park with her that day, has returned to Dove Point, where he is wrestling...

The Hiding Place

The Hiding Place


  • Author : Robert Shaw
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1960
  • Genre: Mentally ill
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCAL:B3116819


The Hiding Place Book Description :

Two British airmen are kept as prisoners in a cellar in Bonn for seven years by a gentle German psychopath, before they discover that the World War is over....

The Hiding Place
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Hiding Place


  • Author : David Bell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-10-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101606759


The Hiding Place Book Description :

Twenty-five years after a child's murder shocks a small Ohio town, new evidence forces everyone to question what they believe in this tense thriller from the bestselling author of Since She Went Away and Cemetery Girl. Janet Manning has been haunted by the murder since the day she lost sight of her four-year-old brother in the park. Now, with the twenty-fifth anniversary of Justin’s death looming, a detective and a newspaper reporter have started to ask questions, opening old wounds and raising new suspicions. Could the man convicted of the murder—who spent more than two decades in prison—really be innocent? Janet’s childhood friend and high school crush, who was in the park with her that day, has returned to Dove Point, where he is wrestling...