Moving Forward in Remembering a Truthful Past

  • Catherine Appleton
Keywords: World War II, The Holocaust, Israel


Review of:

Arato, Rona. The Ship to Nowhere: On Board the Exodus. Second Story, 2016.

Kacer, Kathy, and Jordana Lebowitz. To Look a Nazi in the Eye: A Teen’s Account of a War Criminal Trial. Second Story, 2017.



DOI: 10.1353/jeu.2018.0013


Author Biography

Catherine Appleton

Catherine Appleton is undertaking a creative works Ph.D. in the Faculty of Education at Queensland University of Technology, Australia. Her research currently centres on the representational issues in retelling a historic, traumatic event as a graphic novel. “The Wounds of Separation” tells the story of a Jewish child forced to leave her family and country on one of the nine Czech Kindertransport trains before the outbreak of the Second World War and the impact the trauma has on her life.

How to Cite
Appleton, C. (2018). Moving Forward in Remembering a Truthful Past. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 10(1). Retrieved from
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