The Prisoners of Breendonk

Personal Histories from a World War II Concentration Camp


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2015. Available in hardcover and ebook.

Illustrated in color and black-and-white with over 225 photographs, drawings, and maps, including many photos taken exclusively for the book by award-winning Belgian photographer Leon Nolis. 

Honors

The Prisoners of Breendonk:

Personal Histories from a WW2 Concentration Camp

 

Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2016

chosen by the National Council for Social Studies in cooperation with the Childen's Book Council

 


 

A 2015 selection of the Junior Library Guild

 


 

#14 Bestselling Informational Nonfiction Book in Belgium, 2015

 


 

Best Teen Nonfiction 2015, Chicago Public Library

 


 

starred reviews in Booklist, School Library Journal, and the Jewish Book Council