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Debbie Bornstein Holinstat

Biography

Debbie Bornstein Holinstat

Debbie Bornstein Holinstat is Michael Bornstein’s third of four children. A producer for NBC and MSNBC News, she lives in North Caldwell, New Jersey. She also visits schools with her father, and has been working with him for two years, helping him research and write his memoir, although she has grown up hearing many of these stories her entire life.

Debbie Bornstein Holinstat

Books by Debbie Bornstein Holinstat

Written by Michael Bornstein and Debbie Bornstein Holinstat. - Family, History, Holocaust, Nonfiction

In 1945, in a now-famous piece of World War II archival footage, four-year-old Michael Bornstein was filmed by Soviet soldiers as he was carried out of Auschwitz in his grandmother’s arms. SURVIVORS CLUB tells the unforgettable story of how a father’s courageous wit, a mother’s fierce love and one perfectly timed illness saved his life, and how others in his family from Zarki, Poland, dodged death at the hands of the Nazis time and again with incredible deftness