What Papa Told Me

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BookBaby, Oct 8, 2010 - History - 154 pages
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What Papa Told Me, written by the granddaughter of a Holocaust survivor, is the story of Murray, a young Jewish boy from Poland whose courage and sheer will to live helped him survive eight different labor and concentration camps in the Holocaust, start a new life in America, and keep a family intact in the aftermath of his wife's suicide.

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User Review  - linda.marsheells - LibraryThing

Not to make light of the torturous hardships Murray Schwartzbaum lived through, but this man has 9 lives! EIGHT concentration camps, a family suicide, the deaths of too many relatives and a move to ... Read full review

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User Review  - MartinBodek - LibraryThing

What an important document this is, and what a great job by the writer/editor in capturing the voice of the storyteller and the urgency of the importance of the storytelling. I love it when books ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Author Felice Cohen has published over 100 opinion columns and articles in amNew York, the NewYork Daily News, and Metro (New York, Boston and Philadelphia editions). Many of her columns have appeared at www.jewishworldreview.com. She has published stories in two anthologies: "The Truth About the Fact" and "For Daddy, With Love," and is writing a personal memoir, Crushed, a chapter of which won the Bronx Writers Chapter One competition.What Papa Told Me, endorsed by author Elie Wiesel and the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem, recently won two honorable mention book awards from The Eric Hoffer Award and the New York Book Festival Award.A video of Ms. Cohen's 90 square foot Manhattan studio recently went viral with almost 4 million hits on YouTube.com, gaining media attention on ABC's Good Morning America, NBC's LXTV, NY1, Good Morning Sacramento as well as on TV shows in Australia and Germany. She's also been on the radio in Australia, Ireland, Canada and the US, along with online media coverage on ABC, AOL, the Canada's Globe and Mail and the UK's Daily Mail.For more info on her book, go to www.whatpapatoldme.com.

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