Title Profile & Character Information

The Zookeeper's Wife

Annotation
The New York Times bestseller soon to be a major motion picture starring Jessica Chastain.A true story in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands.

Awards
2008  American Library Association Notable Books
2007  Library Journal Best Books of the Year

GenreNonFiction
Animal
History
War
Biography
TopicsDiaries
Zoos
Animals
Animal protection
Husbands and wives
World War II
Weapons
Resistance fighters
Resistance movements
Polish Jews
Jewish persecution
Jewish holocaust
Smuggling
Bombings
SettingEurope
Warsaw, Poland