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After the War

by Carol Matas

After being released from Buchenwald at the end of World War II, fifteen-year-old Ruth risks her life to lead a group of children across Europe to Palestine.

The Burning Time (Orca Books)

by Carol Matas

After her father's sudden death, fifteen-year-old Rose Rives' mother is accused of being a witch, and Rose discovers that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women.

Cloning Miranda (Cloning Miranda #1)

by Carol Matas

Miranda has it all. She's the bright, beautiful, only child of wealthy parents. She's even landed the leading role in her dance recital. But, during a rehearsal, her vision goes blurry: she quickly learns that she has a rare and deadly disease.

Daniel's Story

by Carol Matas

A young Jewish boy recalls life in Hitler's Germany. First his family is forced out of their home in Frankfurt and sent on a long journey to the Lodz ghetto in Poland, and then to Auschwitz -- the Nazi death camp. Although Daniel is a fictitious character, his story was inspired by the real experiences of many of the more than one million children who died in the Holocaust. This book was written in conjunction with an exhibit called "Daniel's Story: Remember the Children" at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.

The Dark Clone (Cloning Miranda #3)

by Carol Matas

The thrilling sequel to Cloning Miranda and The Second Clone. When Miranda is accused of vandalism on school property, she's confident she can clear her name - until she's shown the security tapes.

Footsteps in the Snow: The Red River Diary of Isobel Scott

by Carol Matas

Isobel thinks that she and her family will find their fortune in Canada. But Isobel's mother dies before they even cross the ocean, and other misfortunes follow their every step.

The Garden

by Carol Matas

After leading a group of Jewish refugees to Israel after World War II, sixteen-year-old Ruth joins the Haganah, the Jewish Army, and helps her people fight to keep the land granted to them by the United Nations.

Greater Than Angels

by Carol Matas

In the autumn of 1940, Anna Hirsch, her friends, and her family are rounded up by the Nazis and deported from Germany into France. Relief workers arrange for Anna and the other young people to be sent to Le Chambon, a tiny village in France.

Lisa

by Carol Matas

During the Nazi occupation of Denmark, Lisa and other teenage Jews become involved in an underground resistance movement and eventually must flee for their lives.

The Lost Locket

by Carol Matas

The Lost Locket is the second mystery in this all-new series for youngsters ages 5-8.

More Minds

by Carol Matas Perry Nodelman

Princess Lenora is supposed to be preparing for her wedding. But she and Prince Coren are sidetracked when the Balance, which holds two alternate worlds in place, begins to crumble.

The War Within

by Carol Matas

In 1862, after Union forces expel Hannah's family from Holly Springs, Mississippi, because they are Jews, Hannah reexamines her views regarding slavery and the war.

The Whirlwind (Orca Books)

by Carol Matas

Ben flees Nazi Germany only to find himself in a battle for his life and his soul.

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