Broken Angels

A Nazi doctor A Jewish rebel A little girl Each one will fight for freedom or die trying n nImprisoned in the Lodz Ghetto, Elsi discovers her mother s desperate attempt to end her pregnancy and comes face to face with the impossibility of their situation Risking her own life, Elsi joins a resista

The Winter Soldier

Vienna, 1914 Lucius is a twenty two year old medical student when World War I explodes across Europe Enraptured by romantic tales of battlefield surgery, he enlists, expecting a position at a well organized field hospital But when he arrives, at a commandeered church tucked away high in a remote

East West Street: On the Origins of "Genocide" and "Crimes Against Humanity"

A profound and profoundly important book a moving personal detective story, an uncovering of secret pasts, and a book that explores the creation and development of world changing legal concepts that came about as a result of the unprecedented atrocities of Hitler s Third Reich n nEast West Street loo

The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz

How do you keep fighting in the face of unimaginable horror This is untold story of one of the greatest heroes of the Second World War n nIn the Summer of 1940, after the Nazi occupation of Poland, an underground operative called Witold Pilecki accepted a mission to uncover the fate of thousands of p

The One Man

1944 Physics professor Alfred Mendl is separated from his family and sent to the men s camp, where all of his belongings are tossed on a roaring fire His books, his papers, his life s work The Nazis have no idea what they have just destroyed And without that physical record, Alfred is one of onl

The Red Ribbon

Rose, Ella, Marta and Carla In another life we might have all been friends together But this was Birchwood n nAs fourteen year old Ella begins her first day at work she steps into a world of silks, seams, scissors, pins, hems and trimmings She is a dressmaker, but this is no ordinary sewing works

Resistance

Chaya Lindner is a teenager living in Nazi occupied Poland Simply being Jewish places her in danger of being killed or sent to the camps After her little sister is taken away, her younger brother disappears, and her parents all but give up hope, Chaya is determined to make a difference Using forg

Wyrwa

Kiedy Maciej Tomski dowiaduje si , e jego ona Janina zgin a w wypadku samochodowym, my li, e wali mu si ca y wiat Jak powiedzie dw m c reczkom, e w a nie straci y matk Jak powiedzie te ciom Jak ma teraz funkcjonowa , gdy dotychczasowe, spokojne ycie nagle szarzeje i zmienia si w ci g

Flights

From the incomparably original Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk, Flights interweaves reflections on travel with an in depth exploration of the human body, broaching life, death, motion, and migration Chopin s heart is carried back to Warsaw in secret by his adoring sister A woman must return to her na

Solaris

A classic work of science fiction by renowned Polish novelist and satirist Stanislaw Lem n nWhen Kris Kelvin arrives at the planet Solaris to study the ocean that covers its surface, he finds a painful, hitherto unconscious memory embodied in the living physical likeness of a long dead lover Others

Ferdydurke

In this bitterly funny novel by the renowned Polish author Witold Gombrowicz a writer finds himself tossed into a chaotic world of schoolboys by a diabolical professor who wishes to reduce him to childishness Originally published in Poland in 1937 Ferdydurke became an instant literary sensation a