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Shea High School Library: Holocaust


Visit the Shea High School Library to check out books on the Holocaust.

The Final Solution

We Survived the Holocaust



Surviving Hitler

Introduction to the Holocaust

Definition of holocaust -  slaughter on a mass scale.

The Holocaust was the mass murder of six million Jews and millions of other people leading up to and during World War II, 1933-1945.

Holocaust and World War II Novels - Check them out in the Shea Library.

Fiction Novels

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

The Berlin Boxing Club by Robert Sharenow

The War Within These Walls by Aline Sax

Salt to Sea by Ruta Sepetys



Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank

Maus I and II by Art Spiegelman

Night by Elie Wiesel


Holocaust Topics for Study

Holocaust Topics
  • Victims of the Holocaust
  • Elie Weisel
  • Anne Frank
  • Holocaust Timeline
  • Ghettos
  • Concentration Camps
  • Holocaust Survivors
  • Decrees Against the Jews
  • Perpetrators of Cruelty (infamous Nazi officers)
  • The Rise of the Nazi Party
  • Adolph Hitler
  • Holocaust Heroes (ex. Oskar Schlindler)
  • American Soldiers' Discovery of Holocaust Victims in Concentration Camps.
  • Gestapo
  • Daily Life in Concentration Camps

Interview with a Holocaust Survivor