Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Marion Blumenthal Lazan  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History

Born:


-- Website -- http://www.fourperfectpebbles.com/index2.html
-- Marion Blumenthal Lazan on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=marion+blumenthal+lazan


Illinois Connection

Marion moved to Peoria, Illinois when she was 13 years old. She attended Peoria Central High School.

Biographical and Professional Information

Blumenthal Lazan is an author and Holocaust survivor. Her story is featured in the documentary Marion’s Triumph - a made for TV movie. Lazan, who lives in New York and went to high school in Peoria, Illinois after coming to the United States, began speaking publicly about her Holocaust experiences in 1979.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Four perfect pebbles :
ISBN: 9780062475749. OCLC Number: 934806820

Greenwillow Books,. .

If she could find four perfect pebbles of almost exactly the same size and shape, it meant that her family would remain whole. Mama and papa and she and Albert would survive Bergen-Belsen. The four of them might even survive the Nazis' attempt to destroy every last Jew in Europe.

Four perfect pebbles :
ISBN: 068814294X. OCLC Number: 32166304

Greenwillow Books,. .

Marion Blumenthal Lazan's memoir of the devastating years that shaped her childhood.

Additional Title Information

Four Perfect Pebbles - A Holocaust Story

, Greenwillow Books, 1996


Speaking Engagements

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