Helen Reichmann West
Dr. Helen Reichmann West was born in Munich, Germany, the child of stateless Jewish Holocaust survivors. She immigrated to the U.S. as a child and grew up to earn her PhD in psychology. Helen’s published work has included research articles in professional journals, essays, memoir pieces, book reviews, and poetry. She also collaborated with author Planaria Price on Claiming My Place: Coming of Age in the Shadow of the Holocaust, the biography of her mother, Barbara Reichmann. She lives with her husband in Washington, DC and Key West, Florida.
Planaria Price with Helen Reichmann West
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
The true story of a young Jewish woman who survived the Holocaust by escaping to Nazi Germany and hiding in plain sight.