The tattooist of Auschwitz : a novel
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New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018].
Format
Book
Edition
First U.S. edition.
ISBN
9780062870674, 006287067X, 9780062797155, 0062797158
Physical Desc
262, 11 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: UG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure
HL 760L
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Published
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018].
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780062870674, 006287067X, 9780062797155, 0062797158
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.1, 9 Points
Lexile code
HL
Lexile measure
760

Notes

General Note
"Originally published as The Tattooist of Auschwitz in Australia in 2018 by Bonnier Publishing Australia and in the UK by Bonnier Zaffre"--Title page verso.
General Note
Includes "P.S. insights, interviews & more ..." section.
Description
"In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T├Ątowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners. Imprisoned for more than two and a half years, Lale witnesses horrific atrocities and barbarism-- but also incredible acts of bravery and compassion. Risking his own life, he uses his privileged position to exchange jewels and money from murdered Jews for food to keep his fellow prisoners alive. One day in July 1942, Lale, prisoner 32407, comforts a trembling young woman waiting in line to have the number 34902 tattooed onto her arm. Her name is Gita, and in that first encounter, Lale vows to somehow survive the camp and marry her"--Dust jacket flap.
Target Audience
HL760L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,UG,5.1,9,9,501689

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Morris, H. (2018). The tattooist of Auschwitz: a novel (First U.S. edition.). Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morris, Heather. 2018. The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Morris, Heather. The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Morris, Heather. The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel First U.S. edition., Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

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