This represents one person's attempt at gathering resources and literature of the Holocaust in one place...especially resources for children, who will now have to rely on the written word to always remember. Each book is reviewed. When available, teacher's resources to accompany each book are included.
If you would like to add any resources that I have overlooked, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will add it to the guide.
by Barbara Sonek
We played, we laughed
we were loved.
We were ripped from the arms of our
parents and thrown into the fire.
We were nothing more than children.
We had a future. We were going to be
lawyers, rabbis, wives, teachers, mothers.
We had dreams, then we had no hope.
We were taken away in the dead of night
like cattle in cars, no air to breathe
smothering, crying, starving, dying.
Separated from the world to be no more.
From the ashes, hear our plea. This
atrocity to mankind can not happen
again. Remember us, for we were the
children whose dreams and lives were