After Auschwitz: A story of heartbreak and survival by the stepsister of Anne Frank

After Auschwitz: A story of heartbreak and survival by the stepsister of Anne Frank

by Eva Schloss


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ISBN-13: 9781444760712
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, Ltd.
Publication date: 04/01/2014
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 267,473
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Eva is in her mid-eighties and lives with her husband Zvi in North London. After the war she became a professional photographer 'using the Leica camera Otto Frank had given her' and later opened an antiques shop in Edgware, which she ran for decades. She co-founded The Anne Frank Trust to perpetuate Anne and her step-father Otto's legacy. She was awarded an MBE in this year's New Years Honours for her work in schools, educating children on the perils of intolerance.

Karen Bartlett is a writer and journalist based in London. She has written for The Sunday Times, The Times, The Guardian and WIRED from Africa, India and the U.S, and has presented and produced for BBC radio. She was the youngest Director of democratic reform and human rights campaign group Charter88, and began her career in the UK and South Africa.

Table of Contents

1 Leave Something Behind 1

2 A Viennese Family 7

3 Childhood 15

4 The Nazis are Coming 28

5 An Undesirable Little Girl 41

6 Amsterdam 52

7 Anne Frank 62

8 Occupation 66

9 Hiding 80

10 Betrayal 91

11 Auschwitz-Birkenau 104

12 Camp Life 115

13 The Bleakest Winter 126

14 Liberation 137

15 The Road Back 152

16 Amsterdam Again 169

17 A New Life 178

18 The Trial 194

19 London 200

20 Zvi's Story 208

21 The Wedding 217

22 An Unbroken Chain 225

23 Otto and Fritzi 237

24 New Beginnings 250

25 One Day in Spring 258

26 The Play 270

27 Mutti 283

28 Reaching Out 295

29 Going Back 303

30 Epilogue 310

Acknowledgments 315

Index 317

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After Auschwitz : A story of heartbreak and survival by the stepsister of Anne Frank 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
vikingkim More than 1 year ago
This is a very good memoir from Anne Frank's step sister. I wondered if she'd actually known Anne and her sister Margot, and indeed she had, before the war. Then her widowed mother married Otto Frank. An interesting life - a good read!
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Barbaraketubah More than 1 year ago
Eva Schloss tells an amazing tale and keeps the reader interested in the outcome, sad but heartwarming story of lost lives and found ones.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I had no idea anne frank had a stepsister??