A Holocaust Survivor Searches for her Twin in 'Mischling'

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Women Auschwitz prisoners stand in a line after the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz Poland was liberated by the Russians, January 1945.

Affinity Konar talks about her novel, Mischling, which tells the story of Pearl and Stasha Zagorski, twins who arrive at Auschwitz in 1944 and become part of Josef Mengele’s experiments. Soon after Pearl disappears, the camp is liberated, and Stasha embarks on a journey through war-torn Poland searching for her.  

Event: On Monday, September 19th at 6 p.m., Affinity Konar will be speaking and signing copies of her book at Little City Books at the Hoboken Library (500 Park Avenue, Hoboken) with Hoboken Synagogue. She'll be interviewed by Lucette Lagnado (Children of the Flames).