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The woman with the blue star : a novel / Pam Jenoff.

Jenoff, Pam, (author.).


1942. When the Nazis liquidate the Kraków, Sadie and her pregnant mother are forced to seek refuge in the perilous sewers beneath the city. Ella Stepanek's stepmother has developed close alliances with the occupying Germans, allowing Ella a life of relative ease. While on an errand in the market, she catches a glimpse of something moving beneath a grate in the street. Ella begins to aid Sadie and the two become close, but as the dangers of the war worsen, their lives are set on a collision course that will test them in the face of overwhelming odds.

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  • ISBN: 9780778389385
  • ISBN: 0778389383
  • Physical Description: 324 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Park Row Books, 2021
Subject: Jewish ghettos > Fiction.
Jews > Poland > Fiction.
Inner cities > Poland > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Sewerage > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Poland > Fiction.
Holocaust survivors > Poland > Fiction.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Poland > Kraków > Fiction.
Nazis > Fiction.
Kraków (Poland) > 20th century > Fiction.
Poland > History > Occupation, 1939-45 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.


  • 0 current holds with 8 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library Jeno (Text) 33294002168862 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -

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