The Nine tells the remarkable story of nine women who banded together to survive Nazi Germany. Faced with incredible danger and hardship, these brave women helped one another through desperate times and ultimately emerged stronger than ever. From imprisonment in concentration camps to the struggle for basic necessities like food and clothing, their tenacity is a testament to the human spirit. Featuring never-before-seen photographs and personal accounts, The Nine offers a unique glimpse into female resistance during World War II.
For who is this book for ?
This is a great book for people who are interested in World War II history, particularly the perspective of women during that time period.
- The Nine is a remarkable story of nine women who banded together to survive Nazi Germany.
- These brave women helped one another through desperate times and ultimately emerged stronger than ever.
- The Nine offers a unique glimpse into female resistance during World War II.
- The Nine is a book about nine women who survived the horrors of Nazi Germany.
- The author, Gwen Strauss, does a fantastic job of telling their story and providing never before seen photos and personal accounts.
- This would make an excellent gift for anyone interested in history, World War II, or female resistance groups
Learn more about the author
Gwen Strauss is an award-winning journalist and author of several books, including The Shoemaker and the Tea Party: Memory and the American Revolution. She has written for numerous publications, including The New York Times, Smithsonian magazine, and Parade.
“5 out of 5 stars What an amazing, awe-inspiring story! I am in disbelief at what these women went through and their strength to keep going. The author did a fantastic job researching and telling their stories. This is a definite must-read for anyone interested in history, World War II, or female empowerment.”
“This is an amazing and inspiring book! It tells the story of nine women who stuck together during World War II to survive the worst that Nazi Germany had to offer. These women endured imprisonment in concentration camps, struggle for food and clothing, and many other dangers, but they never lost hope or gave up on one another. I highly recommend this moving account of strength in the face of adversity.”
“I really enjoyed this book! It was so interesting to read about the strength and courage of these women during such a difficult time.”
“Strauss has resurrect[ed] nine women who will never be forgotten.”