My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me by Jennifer Teege
She always wondered why her mother gave her up. Then, as an adult she finds a book titled I Have to Love my Father, Don’t I? written by her mother, about her grandfather Amon Goeth, a vicious Nazi Commandant.
Jennifer then begins the struggle to try to overcome her guilt and shame and to try to come to terms with what her family had done and who they were.
I was very moved reading this. It was so hard to imagine what I would have done in this situation. I admire the author’s strength in continuing her struggle to make peace with her mother, and her demons.