Join Temple Sinai on Wednesday, May, 15 at 7:15 p.m. or Wednesday, May 22 at 12:00 p.m. as we discuss NY Times and international bestseller The Tattooist of Auschwitz.
The Tattooist of Auschwitz tells the true story of Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew transported to Auschwitz-Birkenau in 1942. Forced to work as a tattooist marking incoming prisoners, Lale witnesses acts of both utter horror and deep bravery.
One day, Lale comforts a young woman waiting to have the number 34902 tattooed on her arm. Her name is Gita, and in that moment, Lale falls in love and vows to survive the camp and marry her.