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My Enemy's Cradle

by Sara Young (Pennypacker)

My Enemy's Cradle
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  • First Published:
    Jan 2008, 384 pages
    Paperback:
    Oct 2008, 384 pages

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Sara Young previously has published seven children's book under the pen name Sara Pennypacker, including the Stuart series and the Clementine series. Before becoming an author, she was a painter. She lives on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. For more about her, please see the interview at BookBrowse.


Lebensborn (Fount of Life), founded by Heinrich Himmler in 1935, was originally set up to provide maternity homes and financial assistance to wives of the SS and unmarried mothers of biologically fit and racially pure German stock. As German occupation of Europe expanded, the Lebensborn program expanded with it providing support and housing to...

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