Seven Dwarfs, No Fairy Tale

Cover of Giants: Dwarfs of Auschwitz

While perusing the Smithsonian Channel, I saw an advertisement for a new documentary called The Seven Dwarfs of Auschwitz. This immediately caught my attention, so I read the description and discovered a book had also been published on the same topic. Giants: the Dwarfs of Auschwitz, written by Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev, was originally published in 2003 and re-released in 2013 with a Forward by Warwick Davis, who is also featured in the Smithsonian Channel’s documentary. Although at times tinged with ableism, this is, without exaggeration, one of the best books of nonfiction I have ever had the pleasure of reading. Continue reading Seven Dwarfs, No Fairy Tale