Holocaust survivor Harry Gordon recalls in brutal detail the anguished years of his youth, a youth spent struggling to survive in a Lithuanian concentration camp. A memoir about hope and resilience, The Shadow of Death describes the invasion of Kovno by the Red Army and the impact of Soviet occupation from the perspective of the ghetto's weakest and poorest class. It also serves as a reminder that the Germans were not alone responsible for the persecution and extermination of Jews.
"A boy's mesmerising narrative of the Holocaust"
Tales from the Nyala Tree - The Lucky Zebra and Other Tales by Geofffrey Lotz Who is the lucky zebra? Just how is Hester the hippo helped by those noisy hornbills, and why does Victor the honey badger do the right thing? Find out by listening to these delightful stories written by Geoffrey Lotz.
When Marc and Frances Fairchilde, a childless couple in their late 20s, move to Australia from England, they do not realise that another move to Papua, New Guinea, will be in the offing. Marc has been offered a job with the UN, little realising that their life on the beautiful, volatile - yet savage - island would be completely changed by a variety of characters coming into their lives.