"The ... story of the author's aunt--a Jewish dance instructor who was betrayed to the Nazis by the two men she loved, yet managed to survive World War II by teaching dance to the SS at Auschwitz. Her epic life becomes a window into the author's own past and the key to discovering his Jewish roots"--Dust jacket flap.
Paul: The suitcase Rosie: Love's broken wings Rosie: dancing with Leo and Kees Paul: A hidden sign Rosie: The new order Paul: The discovery Rosie: caught! Paul: A new cousin Rosie: Betrayed and beguiled Rosie: The new camp Paul: Letters Rosie: Dancing in Auschwitz Paul: Getting acquainted Rosie: The road to liberation Paul: Family remains Rosie: Dance of liberation Paul: Encounter Rosie: A future with memories Paul: Roses After the war Afterword
"Originally published in the Netherlands as Tante Roosje by Uitgeverij Verbum, Laren, in 2010 ; translation by Brian Doyle-Du Breuil."