Illinois Authors

The Illinois Center for the Book banner

Lala Fishman

Born: 1932 in Lvov, Poland
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Fishman resides in Evanston, IL.

Biography: N/A

  • 1998 Carl Sandburg Literary Award

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Lala Fishman on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Lala's story :
ISBN: 0810114992 OCLC: 37579494

Northwestern University Press, Evanston, Ill. : 1997.

Lala, a blonde, Aryan-looking Polish Jew, details her struggles to survive the Nazi occupation by passing as a Christian Gentile. The author now lives in Skokie, Il.