Best Holocaust Novels
World War 2
1 The Book Thief
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 633,027 ratings
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2 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 165,908 ratings
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3 Number the Stars
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 266,776 ratings
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4 Edelweiss Pirates ‘Operatio...
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 222 ratings
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5 The Hiding Place
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4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 111,935 ratings
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6 Yellow Star
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 4,982 ratings
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7 The Devil's Arithmetic
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 27,910 ratings
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8 Suite Française
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 35,883 ratings
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9 My Mother's Ring: A Holocau...
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 28 ratings
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10 Soldier Boys
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 1,255 ratings
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11 If I Should Die Before I Wake
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 2,685 ratings
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12 The Reader
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3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 102,746 ratings
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13 The Upstairs Room
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 6,491 ratings
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14 Milkweed
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 13,708 ratings
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15 Prisoner B-3087
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 1,901 ratings
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16 The Violin of Auschwitz
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 1,572 ratings
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17 Every Man Dies Alone
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 8,241 ratings
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18 HHhH
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 6,580 ratings
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19 QB VII
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 17,082 ratings
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20 The Painted Bird
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 10,538 ratings
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21 This Way for the Gas, Ladie...
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 3,140 ratings
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22 Katarina
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3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 230 ratings
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23 The Last of the Just
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 528 ratings
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24 Exodus
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 55,201 ratings
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25 Once
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 6,645 ratings
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25 Torn Thread
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 897 ratings
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27 If This Is a Man / The Truce
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4.52 of 5 stars 4.52 avg rating — 5,501 ratings
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28 Run, Boy, Run
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 512 ratings
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29 The True Story of Hansel an...
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 6,202 ratings
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30 The Man from the Other Side
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3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 96 ratings
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31 Village of a Million Spirit...
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 42 ratings
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32 Jakob the Liar
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 812 ratings
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33 Two Brothers: A Novel
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 2,209 ratings
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34 Alicia
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 4,706 ratings
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35 The Life and Loves of a She...
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 2,298 ratings
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36 Something Remains
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 87 ratings
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36 The Weaver's Loom
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 20 ratings
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36 Alles ging aan flarden
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 19 ratings
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36 Tales of the Master Race
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 23 ratings
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36 Jackboot Britain
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3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 9 ratings
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41 In My Enemy's House
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 298 ratings
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41 Sisters of the Storm
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 7 ratings
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41 Escape from Sobibor
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 807 ratings
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41 Tante Roosje
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 203 ratings
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41 Austerlitz
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 6,303 ratings
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41 Everything Is Illuminated
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 107,303 ratings
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41 The Boy Who Dared
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3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 6,887 ratings
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41 A Survivor's Story
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 19 ratings
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41 Mila 18
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 13,250 ratings
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50 The Whirlwind
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3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 16 ratings
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50 Gratitude
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3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 124 ratings
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50 Grey Wolves (Henderson's Bo...
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 1,015 ratings
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53 The Journey
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 62 ratings
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53 Holy Week: A Novel of the W...
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 28 ratings
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55 Man's Search for Meaning
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 89,495 ratings
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56 The Kommandant's Mistress
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 267 ratings
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56 Fires in the Dark
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 249 ratings
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56 When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 4,483 ratings
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59 The Final Journey
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 238 ratings
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60 Daniel's Story
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 1,669 ratings
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61 What World is Left
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 201 ratings
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message 1: by Jacqueline (new)

Jacqueline What about Milkweed?


message 2: by Kate (new)

Kate Night and Diary of a Young Girl are memoirs, not novels. Removed.


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