Children in the Holocaust and World War II: their secret diaries.
New York: Washington Square Press, 1995. A wonderful collection of diary entries from children ages 10 to 18 years old, Jewish and non-Jewish, about their experiences during this time period. The compilation gives a widely-representative account of childhood in WWII.
We are Witnesses: Five Diaries of Teenagers Who Died in the Holocaust.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, Inc, 1995. An eye-opening account of life for teens during the Holocaust.
Maus I: My Father Bleeds History.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1973. A tale of Art Spiegelman relationship with his father, a Holocaust survivor, and his father’s Holocaust survival story. A graphic novel in comic-book form.
Maus II: And Here my Troubles Began.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1986. The continuation of Vladek Spiegelman’s Holocaust survival story and of Art’s relationship with his father. In comic-book form.
“The Complete Maus.” CD-ROM. Voyageur Publisher, 1996. An incredible look into the making of the MAUS books. Includes interview footage with Vladek, historical documents, drafts of the texts, and commentary from Spiegelman.
Survivors of the Holocaust.
Video. 70 minutes. Turner Original Productions, 1995. A poignant collection of survival testimonies from survivors of the Holocaust, telling of the horrors they endured during WWII.