Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy

by Thomas Buergenthal (Little Brown)


Czechoslovakia-born Buergenthal shares the compelling story of his survival in World War II, revisiting the difficult memories of his early youth spent in a Jewish ghetto, the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, children’s barracks and an orphanage. Asking potent questions about human character, this riveting, poignant and remarkable memoir deserves wide readership.

Awards Won

Title Year
Sophie Brody 2010 - Honor(s)