The Secret Holocaust Diaries by Nonna Bannister

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Nonna Bannister carried a secret almost to her Tennessee grave: the diaries she kept as a young girl experiencing the horrors of the Holocaust while learning compassion and love for her fellow human beings. Nonna's writings tell the remarkable tale of how a Russian girl, born into a family that had known wealth and privileges, was exposed to the concentration camps and learned the value of human life and the importance of forgiveness.
 

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DENISE GEORGE has ministered to women through speaking, teaching, and writing for more than three decades. She is the author of 25 books and more than 1500 articles in both Christian and secular magazines. Her books include "I Am My Sister's Keeper," "What Women Wish Pastors Knew," and "The Secret Holocaust Diaries: The Untold Story of Nonna Bannister." She has traveled the world, and spoken to and met women from many different cultures. She conducts writing-to-publish seminars across the United States and teaches "The Writing Minister," a 13-week writing-to-publish course, at Beeson Divinity School, Samford University. Denise is married to Dr. Timothy George, founding Dean of Beeson Divinity School; theological advisor for Christianity Today; and author of more than 30 books.
 
Published March 20, 2009 by Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.. 325 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Religion & Spirituality, Travel. Non-fiction

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The striped ticking pillow that Nonna Lisowskaja carried around her waist as a child caught in the crossfire of World War II becomes an historical treasure revealed only after her death with the help of her husband and two editors.

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The Secret Holocaust Diaries is an unforgettable book and its author, Nonna Banister, an unforgettable woman.

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