Whispering Birches

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Buy the Book Imagine you are Jewish, a Homosexual, a Gypsy, a Prisoner Of War or even imagine that you are Polish, perhaps even German having spoken up against the Nazis. Maybe denounced by a jealous neighbour. It doesn't matter! You’re on a train, approaching the most terrifying place ever...

Prologue

Having repaired a shelf for Mutti, I stepped into Lusthaus to return the screwdriver. The cabinet stood amongst discarded furniture, its door sealed with star shaped screws. When in need of space, I had hidden amongst this oasis of junk. Many times before, I had noticed this cupboard. ‘Why would...

Author's Words

Who are the main characters of the book? Janek Aniolov  Kapo of the Ramp Crew, responsible for collecting possessions and bodies of arriving transports and delivering them to Kanada. He joins the Escape Committee with Mihael. Ruth Stössl  Kapo of Kanada section who manipulates Elena to...