The choice: Embrace the Possible

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Winner of the 2017 National Jewish Book Award and 2018 Christopher Award "Edith's strength and courage are remarkable...her life and work are an incredible example of forgiveness, resilience, and generosity."—Sheryl SandbergIt's 1944 and sixteen-year-old ballerina and gymnast Edith Eger is sent to Auschwitz. Separated from her parents on arrival, she endures unimaginable experiences, including being made to dance for the infamous Josef Mengele. When the camp is finally liberated, she is pulled from a pile of bodies, barely alive. The horrors of the Holocaust didn't break Edith. In fact, they helped her learn to live again with a life-affirming strength and a truly remarkable resilience. The Choice is her unforgettable story.
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"Edith's strength and courage are remarkable...her life and work are an incredible example of forgiveness, resilience, and generosity."—Sheryl Sandberg
It's 1944 and sixteen-year-old ballerina and gymnast Edith Eger is sent to Auschwitz. Separated from her parents on arrival, she endures unimaginable experiences, including being made to dance for the infamous Josef Mengele. When the camp is finally liberated, she is pulled from a pile of bodies, barely alive.

The horrors of the Holocaust didn't break Edith. In fact, they helped her learn to live again with a life-affirming strength and a truly remarkable resilience. The Choice is her unforgettable story.
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subject_facet Eger, Edith Eva, Holocaust survivors -- United States -- Biography, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives, Psychologists -- United States -- Biography
title_display The choice : embrace the possible
title_full The Choice Embrace the Possible, The choice : embrace the possible / Dr. Edith Eva Eger, with Esmé Schwall Weigand
title_short The choice :
title_sub Embrace the Possible
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Eger, Edith Eva, Holocaust survivors, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Nonfiction, Psychologists, Self-Improvement