By: Adrian Barbu
Genre: YFW - Comic strip fiction / graphic novels
Published by: Omnibus Books
Published: 1 Apr 2021
ISBN: 9781742996202


Adolf Hitler’s regime has enveloped Europe, and now David, along with all Jews in the Nazi’s reach, are in danger. This extraordinary graphic novel traces the story of the rise of Nazism and Hitler’s persecution of the Jews, merging historical imagery and documents with the haunting tale of David and his family. A story of fear, resilience and compassion, and a legacy of love and hope.


This graphic novel is an emotional and moving way to explore the horror of the Holocaust.

Seen through the eyes of our main character, David, the story is told through David’s memories of life as a child who lived through the Holocaust. It follows the rise of Hitler and Nazism, and the unrelenting persecution of the Jewish people throughout the war.

This will make a great addition to your library and will appeal to those interested in history, as well as those who enjoy the visual aspect of storytelling through the graphic novel format.

Best suited to those in Year 7 and up.

Reviewed by Michelle