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We were the lucky ones : a novel / Georgia Hunter.

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  • 6 of 11 copies available at Sitka.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Fernie Heritage Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fernie Heritage Library FIC HUN (Text) 35136000516253 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 02/15/2018
Creston Public Library FIC HUN (Text) 35140100017915 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 02/28/2018
Gibsons Public Library FIC HUNT (Text) 30886001047329 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 03/05/2018
Grand Forks FIC HUN (Text) 35142002620473 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Headingley Municipal Library HUN (Text) 36440000269517 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399563089
  • Physical Description: 402 pages : genealogical table ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "It is the spring of 1939 and three generations of the Kurc family are doing their best to live normal lives, even as the shadow of war grows closer. The talk around the family Seder table is of new babies and budding romance, not of the increasing hardships threatening Jews in their hometown of Radom, Poland. But soon the horrors overtaking Europe will become inescapable and the Kurcs will be flung to the far corners of the world, each desperately trying to navigate his or her own path to safety. As one sibling is forced into exile, another attempts to flee the continent, while others struggle to escape certain death, either by working grueling hours on empty stomachs in the factories of the ghetto or by hiding as gentiles in plain sight. Driven by an unwavering will to survive and by the fear that they may never see one another again, the Kurcs must rely on hope, ingenuity, and inner strength to persevere."--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Holocaust survivors > Fiction.
Jews, Polish > Fiction.
Jewish families > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Fiction.

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