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Module 12 – The Burn Journals

Summary  This is an autobiography about a teenager who sets himself on fire in a failed suicide attempt. The rest of the book is about living with the aftermath of this decision. As he recovers and goes back to school he deals with the complicated question of why he tried to kill himself. Impressions This book read like … Continue reading

Module 11 – Hitler Youth

Summary This non-fiction book follows the lives of many Hitler Youth and other young Germans during Nazi Germany. Some of the youth were completely taken in by Hitler’s propaganda while others, like the White Rose group, fought against it. Many of the youth fought and died in battle or were executed for treason. Impressions This book explained … Continue reading