For readers of Schindler's List, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, and The Diary of Anne Frank comes the incredible bestselling true story of Lale and Gita Sokolov, two Slovakian Jews who survived Auschwitz. Fully verified - Lale Sokolov's background and story has been fact-checked against all available documentary evidence. - When Lale, given the job of tattooing the prisoners, saw Gita waiting in line, it was love at first sight. In that moment he determined to keep them both alive. This is a story of hope and of courage, a heart-breaking tale of the very best of humanity in the very worst of circumstances.