The Magician of Auschwitz by Kathy Kacer

January 27 is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Share this amazing story with your children.

 

The Magician of Auschwitz  written by Kathy Kacer and illustrated by Gillian Newland, is the story of a young man who was interned in Auschwitz and shared a bunk with a man who befriends him.  The guards force the man to entertain them with magic tricks and one day, he shares a trick with the young man. Years later, after the war,  he discovers who this magician really  was.